The quality of Darien’s single-stream recyclables (i.e., level of contamination) is reportedly very good, except for one thing … _________
— an announcement from Darien Recycling Center
… too many closed plastic bags! The sensors at City Carting’s sorting facility only work for items that are LOOSE; closed plastic bags are pulled out and thrown away. If you’re going to take the time to separate recyclables, please ensure that they actually get recycled and open/empty all plastic bags!!