Waste Not - Recycling Programs
|WASTE NOT, Incline Village General Improvement District's Conservation program, provides community conservation services to protect OUR resources. The WASTE NOT program is located at Public Works. Our purpose: to empower sustainable living by providing conservation programs for recycling, household hazardous waste, water conservation, watershed management, and education.
The 2014 Curbside Yard Waste Recycling Program
Offered May 5 to July 25, 2014
Full program details
Curbside Recycling FAQs
What items can be recycled curbside in the new blue bag program?
Glass (all colors)
Aluminum Cans/Aluminum Foil
Clean Mixed Paper including envelopes, junk mail, all white or colored office paper, newspaper, magazines and paper bags.
Corrugated Cardboard flatten/cut into smaller pieces - it must fit in the blue bag.
NO wax coated or food stained boxes such as pizza boxes.
Paperboard including food packaging such as cereal boxes, soda boxes, paper towel rolls and egg cartons.
Please remove liners from boxes.
NO used paper plates or coffee cups.
Rigid Plastics Laundry baskets, snow toys, etc. - must fit in the blue bag.
Plastics #1 through # 7 All shapes and sizes with symbols 1-7 on the bottom of the package
*NO plastic bags or plastic film
*NO Styrofoam please – #6 plastics are OK.
Note: Plastic grocery bags can be recycled at Raley’s.
Waste Management Recycling Drop-Off Center
The Drop-Off Center open from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm Monday through Friday and 8:00 am to 4:00 pm on weekends. It is located at 1200 Sweetwater Rd, Incline Village, NV 89451. The phone number is (775) 831-2971.
Accepted items include:
Paper, newspaper, aluminum cans, telephone books, all colors of glass, motor oil, antifreeze, car batteries (small fee), appliances (fee). So, on your way out of town, don't forget to WASTE NOT!
Waste Management Business Recycling
Incline Village commercial customers and Homeowner Associations with dumpster service are automatically issued one 96-gallon tote for weekly recycling service under the new program. Customers may reduce their trash service by ordering additional recycling carts. Click here for the flyer. For more information, please call our WASTE NOT hotline at (775) 832-1284. To sign up for additional recycling services, call Waste Management at (775) 831-2971.
Zero Waste Program
Planning a community event, think about making it Zero Waste? You can now offer recycling and composting! Recycling / composting collection containers and other tools are now available for free community use through the North Lake Tahoe “Zero Waste” Project. To learn more about this new program, sponsored by IVGID and the Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation download this information packet.
Christmas Tree Chipping Program Closed for the season- See you next year!