Sustainable Trumbull hosts a monthly recycling drive on the 2nd Saturday of the month from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Trumbull High School. We have teamed up with Terracycle, Crayola, Planet Green Recycling, and TREX to collect hard-to-recycle items to be repurposed.
When: 2nd Saturday of the month Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Where: Trumbull High School (front)
Save any items that fall in the following categories and bring them to Trumbull High School (front) on the 2nd Saturday of every month alongside the THS GEMB redeemable collection.
Items for Recycling
Collect & Drop (used but clean)
ALL BRANDS of the following:
Oral Care Products: toothbrushes, toothpaste tubes, toothpaste flex packaging, and floss containers
Cosmetics, Deodorant, and Beauty Products: makeup, cream tubes, deodorant sticks. Plastic bottles such as shampoo that are larger than 2” go into curbside recycling
Hairstyling Tools: curling irons, hairdryers, or similar
Eyeglasses and Contact Lenses: used lenses and packages only
Pens & Markers: glue sticks, mechanical pencils, and highlighters too
Plastic “To-go” Containers: black plastic is not accepted curbside, please bring clean containers with lids
Squeeze Pouches: applesauce, baby food, and similar
Textiles: useable or unusable linens, clothes, and shoes
Printer ink: cartridges and toner
Plastic Pots: black plastic flower and plant pots
Phone Cases: cases and pop sockets
Late July chips
Entemann Little Bites
*Baystate Textile bins are also located at Hillcrest & Madison schools for drop-off anytime as well as available curbside pick up on Saturdays, by appointment, via Helpsy Co. Visit our Textile Recycling Page for more information.