CWD provides recycling service to the City of Balch Springs on your second pickup day of every week.
For residents moving into newly constructed homes or into previously occupied homes, contact the city for bin delivery. By 7:00 a.m. on your pickup day, place all approved containers in your green recycle bin and all approved paper items in a brown paper sack and put on your curb or in your alley for pickup. Do not set out newspapers if it is raining or rain is forecast.
- Aluminum and Steel Cans
- Cereal and Dry Food boxes
- Glass (colored and white)
- Greeting cards
- Junk mail
- Phone books
- Clean Plastic Containers and Bottles – numbers 1 – 7 except 6
- Shredded paper (please place in paper bag to avoid scattering during collection)
All Containers Must be Rinsed.
- Aluminum foil
- Aerosol cans
- Ceramic cookware
- Packing Peanuts
- Pizza boxes
- Tissue Paper
- Waxed juice/milk cartons
Do not recycle common household hazardous waste in the curbside recycling cart.
Household hazardous waste includes:
Paints, solvents and thinners.
Garden fertilizers and Pesticides.
Automobile products and parts.
City Of Balch Springs Website
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Missed trash / recycling and bulk item collection should be reported to Community Waste Disposal. To speak to a customer service representative, please call 972.392.9300.
Recycling Dos & Don’ts (PDF)