Recycling

Schedule

Residential curbside recycling is collected once per week including holidays (except Christmas day).

View Solid Waste and Recycling Map to determine your recycling collection day.

  1. Collection Guidelines
  2. What Goes in Recycling
  3. What Stays Out of Recycling
  4. Recycling Carts
  • Rinse out containers and remove caps and straws.
  • Place all of your recyclables directly into Big Blue (no bags please).
  • Roll your cart to the curb on your recycling day.
  • Place your recycling cart on a level, solid surface near the edge of the street by 7 a.m. on your recycling day, but not earlier than 5:00 p.m. the evening before your recycling day.
  • Place your recycling cart at the curb with the lid closed and the wheels and handle facing your home.
  • Place your recycling cart at least three (3) feet away from other objects (i.e. mailbox, car, garbage cart, etc.).
  • Remove your recycling cart within twelve (12) hours of collection.

Contact Waste Management

For all other inquiries about the City of Margate Recycling Program, contact the Department of Environmental and Engineering Services at (954) 972-0828 or email Waste Management Recycling.