Starting today, residents of Cary can recycle even more waste materials. In addition to soda bottles and milk jugs, Cary will accept bulky #2 HPDE plastic in its curbside recycling bins.
Solid Waste Division Manager Bob Holden said that includes old patio furniture, storage bins, and garbage cans.
“We listened to our citizens,” Holden said. “Our citizens wanted us to look for more ways to recycle more things. And working with our contractor, they found a domestic market that would accept these specific items to make paint cans out of them.”