Trash & Recycling

MAIN NUMBER& HELP DESK 727-547-4575 ext. 250
publicworks2@mytreasureisland.org

The City of Treasure Island services all commercial and residential trash accoTICitySealRecycleunts within the City, with a select few exceptions. Republic Services provides recycling collection for single family residents and for residential complexes with 5 units or less. Conex Recycling provides recycling collection for multi-family residences with 6 or more units. All residential recycling within the City is single-stream recycling, which means that you may combine all recyclable materials into one collection containers. The City maintains the recycling contracts and you may call the City at the extension above with any questions.

If you are a single family resident with a missed recycling pick-up, please contact Republic Services at 813-265-0292 or 727-577-9572.

When it comes to recycling, when in doubt, throw it out!
How to recycle. Recyclables must be clean, dry and un-bagged. Glass jars and bottles are recyclable. Flattened cardboard, paper and newspaper is recyclable. Plastics numbers one through seven are recyclable. Aluminum cans are recyclable. Paper milk and juice cartons are recyclable. No vegetation, food or construction materials. No plastic bags or cups. No styrofoam. No napkins, paper plates or pizza boxes.

What items can I recycle?
Office paper, phone books/brochures/catalogs/magazines, mail & greeting cards, newspapers & inserts, file folders, paperboard boxes, paperback books, paper bags, flattened corrugated cardboard, aluminum cans, plastics (1-7), glass bottles and jars, paper milk/juice cartons, and empty aerosol cans (without caps).

What isn't recyclable?
Styrofoam, paper/cardboard to-go boxes, plastic cups or utencils, plastic bags of any kind, Tyvek envelopes, scrap metal, paper plates or napkins, hazardous or bio-hazardous waste (such as paint, car batteries, batteries, needles, diapers and other sanitary products, tissues, paper towels, napkins, waxed paper or waxed cardboard, stickers or sheets of address labels, ceramics or non-recyclable glass (China dishes, mirrors, light bulbs, Pyrex, porcelain and window glass).