As of 2019, there have been stringent restrictions on what items are being accepted as recyclables by major global markets. The majority of items are still recyclable with the exception of cetain plastics.
Learn how you can recycle right by reviewing the list below and sorting your waste and recycling appropriately. If you are not sure where something goes, you can always use the Town's Detailed Sorting List to search for a waste item.
See our FAQ for more information about these changes.
Watch this short 3 minute video for a quick overview of how the recycling market has changed.
Blue bags of household recyclables are collected weekly in Devon on residents regular collection day (Tuesday or Wednesday). There is NO LIMIT on the number of blue recycle bages that will be picked up from curbside.
Households that do not receive curbside pickup can also take their blue bag recycling to the Devon Recycling Depot to be disposed of for no charge.
Detailed Sorting List
To report a broken or damaged cart, or missed collection you can contact:
Issues with garbage collection can also be reported on the Our Devon App!