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Providence Journal Trash Tutorial Articles

These articles about recycling, written by RI Resource Recovery Corporation staff, are published weekly in the Providence Journal.

Article Title Pub date
Trash Tutorial: Textiles belong in metal bins Fri, Mar 23, 2018
Trash Tutorial: Recycling bins are managed locally Fri, Mar 02, 2018
Trash Tutorial: Look for book bins to drop off unwanted volumes Fri, Feb 16, 2018
Trash Tutorial: Scrap metal is recyclable, but not in your bin or cart Fri, Feb 02, 2018
Trash Tutorial: Mail-back programs exist for smoke detectors Fri, Jan 26, 2018
Trash Tutorial: How to dispose of wood pellet bags, ashes Fri, Jan 12, 2018
Trash Tutorial: There’s an app for that … sort of Fri, Jan 05, 2018
Trash Tutorial: Please flatten those cardboard boxes Fri, Dec 29, 2017
Trash Tutorial: Alternatives to the trash can for your shredded paper Mon, Oct 23, 2017
Trash Tutorial: Tips on plastics recycling Thu, Oct 05, 2017
Trash Tutorial: Keep propane tanks out of the recycle bin Fri, Sep 29, 2017
Trash Tutorial: Cooking oil not considered hazardous waste Fri, Sep 08, 2017
Trash Tutorial: Snip off the end of tubes to clean them before recycling Tue, Aug 01, 2017
Trash Tutorial: Many places to donate articles in R.I. Thu, Jul 06, 2017
Trash Tutorial: Ignore those numbers on plastic recyclables Fri, Jan 13, 2017
Trash Tutorial: A recycling wrapup on plastic bags Fri, Jan 06, 2017
Trash Tutorial: A how-to for holiday lights and greenery Wed, Dec 28, 2016
Trash tutorial: Recycle it right during the holidays Thu, Dec 15, 2016
Trash tutorial: Where should all the batteries go? Fri, Dec 09, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Got e-waste? You've also got options Tue, Dec 06, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Hauler wants it bagged? Better check it out Wed, Nov 23, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Many stores in R.I. accept old paint for free Thu, Nov 17, 2016
Trash tutorial: The safe way to dispose of sharps Thu, Nov 10, 2016
Trash Tutorial: How to recycle political campaign signs in R.I. Fri, Nov 04, 2016
Trash tutorial: Recycling cassette tapes: It's complicated Thu, Oct 27, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Ignore the triangle, and a little grease is OK for recycling in R.I. Fri, Oct 21, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Commercial recycling is mandatory in R.I. Fri, Oct 14, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Clothing, even shoes, are wanted by recyclers Fri, Oct 07, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Most small plastic garden pots are recyclable, but not black seedling trays Wed, Sep 28, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Give your recycling bin a new set of wheels Thu, Sep 15, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Give your recycling bin a new set of wheels Thu, Sep 15, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Recycling labels can sometimes be misleading Thu, Sep 08, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Recycling labels can sometimes be misleading Thu, Sep 08, 2016
Trash Tutorial: A primer on recycling lids Fri, Sep 02, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Hazardous waste is welcome at R.I.'s Eco-Depots Wed, Aug 31, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Pots and pans are recyclable, but not in your bin Thu, Aug 11, 2016
Trash Tutorial: The cold truth? Don't recycle frozen-food boxes Wed, Aug 03, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Turning good recyclers into great ones Tue, Aug 02, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Blister packs can go in the recycling bin Sat, Jul 30, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Saying goodbye, taking a look back Wed, Jul 13, 2016
Trash tutorial: Recyclable ceiling track shouldn't be left curbside Wed, Jul 06, 2016
Trash Tutorial: What to toss or recycle for the Fourth of July Thu, Jun 30, 2016
Trash tutorial: Not all take-out containers are created equal Wed, Jun 15, 2016
Trash Tutorial: R.I. Resource Recovery Corporation accepts foam products Fri, Mar 18, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Containers should always be empty before disposal Fri, Feb 05, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Differences between Mass. and R.I. recycling practices Sat, Jan 30, 2016
Trash Tutorial: Several options for disposing syringes, needles Sat, Jan 09, 2016
Trash Tutorial: The rules regarding glass recycling in R.I. Sat, Dec 05, 2015
Trash Tutorial: VHS tapes pose a challenge for recycling Sat, Oct 03, 2015
Trash Tutorial: Sharps can be dropped off at Eco-Depot collections Fri, Apr 03, 2015