Recycling

The City of Kilgore offers curbside recycling.  Recyle collection and solid waste collection is on the same day.  Make sure both carts are out by the curb on the customers designated day for pick up.

Please call Rebublic Services to request a recycling cart at 903-986-5321

                                                               

All of the following items are recyclable.  All items can be mixed together and placed in the cart.  NO sorting required.

  • Newspaper and Newspaper inserts

  • Magazines and Catalogs

  • Junk Mail and Envelopes

  • Cardboard

  • Office and School Papers

  • Boxboard (cereal, cake and cracker boxes)                 

  • Brown Paper Bags

  • Aluminimum Cans

  • Tin and Steel Cans (rinsed)

  • Plastic Milk Jugs

  • Plastic Bottles (with necks only)

  • Phone Books

                                                                                                                  

  Please do not place the following items in the cart 

  • Glass

  • Plastic Bags

  • Food Waste

  • Tainted Food Items

  • Pizza Boxes 

  • Egg Cartons

  • Ice Cream Cartons

  • Paper/Waxy Milk Cartons

  • Aluminum Foil

  • Plastic Cups and Silverware

  • Aerosol Cans

  • Plastic other than Bottles (Items like clear plastic strawberry containers)

  • Garbage

  • Juice Boxes/Bags