Question: Can my St. George business participate in BluCan?
Answer: BluCan is a residential curbside recycling service only and does not offer recycling services to businesses.
Question: What day will my BluCan curbside recycling be collected?
Answer: Recycling will be collected on the same day as your regular trash collection day every other week but by a separate company so may occur at different times that same day.
Question: Can I participate in BluCan if I live in an apartment or condominium?
Answer: BluCan Curbside Recycling is only available to residents who already have curbside trash removal services. If you have additional questions, please contact the Washington County Solid Waste District at 435-673-2813.
Question: Will the Binnie program still be available once BluCan begins?
Answer: Yes. The binnie program will still be available at select locations throughout Washington County.
Question: What will the monthly fee for BluCan be in St. George?
Answer: The fee for St. George residents will be $3.12 per month. If you are not a St. George resident, please contact the City in which you live as each City's program is different.
Question: What will happen to the curbside recycling service I am currently using?
Answer: If you are currently using curbside recycling services through Republic Waste you should plan to keep your blue recycling can as it will be used in the new BluCan program. Your billing will automatically switch over to BluCan and appear on your city utility bill sometime after February 1, 2016.
Question: What if I move to St. George now that the opt out period is over?
Answer: If someone moves to St. George now that the opt out period end has ended, they will automatically be enrolled in BluCan, and will be unable to opt out.
Question: Why can't I opt-out of BluCan?
Answer: The opt-out period per city ordinance began September 1, 2015 and ended October 31, 2015. Anyone who did not opt-out during this timeframe is automatically enrolled in BluCan.
BETTER LANDFILL UTILIZATION
BluCan allows you to conveniently recycle without ever leaving your home!
With BluCan YouCan recycle paper, plastic, metal and cardboard. In St. George, BluCan is affordable at just $3.12 per month, slightly more than the cost of a gallon of gas. It will hold up to 94 gallons of recycled materials and is picked up curbside every other week.
If you currently have curbside trash collection at your residence you are already enrolled in the program and your BluCan will be delivered around the beginning of 2016. Once service begins, BluCan will be billed through your monthly city utility statement.
Question: If I have opted out of BluCan, and I move to another location in St. George, can I remain opted out?
Answer: Yes. Residents who formally opted out of BluCan during the September 1, 2015 to October 31, 2015 opt out period, and subsequently move to another residence in St. George, will remain opted out at their new location provided they do not move outside of St. George in the interim.
Question: What if I have opted out of BluCan, but later change my mind?
Answer: Residents who have opted out of BluCan but then later change their mind can opt in by contacting the St. George Utilities Office.
Question: What if I have opted out of BluCan, and then move to another city or town in Washington County?
Answer: Every municipality has slightly different policies regarding the BluCan program. Residents who move out of St. George to another city or town in Washington County should check with that city's utility office or Washington County Solid Waste.
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9. Curbside Recycle “BluCan”. Please have your BluCan out by 6:00 am on your pickup day (see http://www.blucan.org/map.html for the schedule). BluCan will be picked up every other week on your normal garbage collection...