Route 1 recycling collection is on Tuesday.
Route 2 recycling collection is on Wednesday.
Route 3 recycling collection is on Thursday.
Route 4 recycling collection is on Friday.
Personal containers are not acceptable for the removal of trash, yard waste or recycling. Additional containers are available upon request at no additional fee. Recycling should be placed at the curb by 7:00 am on collection day. Containers with yard waste or trash will not be collected. Please see Additional Information link above for helpful tips and reminders.
If you have questions regarding collection please contact our Customer Service Department at 302.422.6616.
Glass bottles / jars (any color)
Junk mail / envelopes (all types)
Magazines / catalogs
Metal cans (tin / steel / aluminum)
Milk jugs, bleach / detergent, shampoo bottles
Narrow-neck plastic bottles
Newspapers / brown paper bags
Paperboard (cereal / tissue boxes)
Telephone / soft cover books
Pizza Boxes (free of food residue)
Plastic - UPDATE - #1, #2, #4, #5 & #7 plastics. These numbers, known as the resin identification code, are located inside an arrow-shaped triangle, found at the bottom of each plastic container.
PLASTIC BAGS - Return to a store where plastic bags are used. Stores should have a receptacle to recycle them.
*For proper disposal of acceptable materials, please visit www.dswa.com for more info.
Materials Not Accepted
Styrofoam (all types)
Hardback Books (pages are acceptable, remove hard cover)
Light Bulbs (all types)
Broken Glass / Mirrors / Window Glass
Empty aerosol spray cans
*For proper disposal of materials not accepted items, please visit www.dswa.com for more info.