As part of our Christian responsibility to care for God’s creation, Gary Church has operated a Styrofoam recycling ministry for several years, with the goal to keep this useful but non-degradable material out of our landfills. Increased online purchasing has exacerbated the desire by all to reduce
The hours for our bi-monthly recycling will change as of the Sunday, February 23 collection to 8:45–9 a.m. and 10–11:15 a.m., still in the same location - the south driveway. Our collections are the fourth Sunday of every other month. Please bring packing materials in one bag and rinsed food containers in another. We are unable to collection Styrofoam peanuts.
To find out more about recycling in your community, go to your city’s website and search “recycling” or find links to the city and county webpages below.
QUIZ: CAN THESE BE RECYCLED IN YOUR CURBSIDE RECYCLING CAN?
Cardboard egg cartons
Clean aluminum foil
Bags that contained flour or
Remember that #6 plastic (Styrofoam) is one of the things you cannot place in curbside recycling, but you can bring it to Gary Church on February 23 and the fourth Sunday of every other month from 8:45–9 a.m. and 10–11:15 a.m.
~Elaine McCluskey and the Styrofoam Recycling Team
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