Beginning Jan. 1, all Duluth residents and business owners will be able to participate in a free glass recycling program. File Photo

Duluth’s glass recycling pilot program kicks off Jan. 1

Beginning Jan. 1, all Duluth residents and business owners will be able to participate in a free glass recycling program. The four-month trial program will allow all residents and business owners to recycle glass in a dedicated container located at the City of Duluth Public Works Complex, 2450 Main Street. The container will be accessible between 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. each Saturday.

The program is available to Duluth residents and businesses only. Proof of residence or business license may be required. The container is for glass only. No garbage, boxes or bags are allowed. No glass is allowed to be left after-hours.

Acceptable glass includes bottles, jars and glass containers. All colors are acceptable. Non-acceptable glass is CRT glass (computer monitors, televisions) light bulbs, mirrors and ceramic (plates, bowls, cups).

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