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Public Space Recycling

DPW, in partnership with the Capitol Hill and Downtown DC Business Improvement Districts (BID), began two public space recycling programs in 2008. Since then the Golden Triangle, NOMA, Capital Riverfront and Mount Vernon BIDs have joined.

These initiatives target busy commercial areas where significant amounts of recyclable materials are being deposited in trash receptacles and entering the waste stream. The containers, which have signage indicating they are for recycling only, are for paper, aluminum cans, and plastic and glass bottles.

Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
(202) 737-4404
Contact Fax: 
(202) 671-0642
Contact TTY: 
(202) 673-6833
Office Hours: 
Monday to Friday 8:15 am - 4:45 pm
Service Location: 

2235 Shannon Place SE, Suite 3040

GIS Address: 
2235 Shannon Place SE, Suite 3040