In response to numerous requests from our residents to switch to a single-stream method of recycling, effective February 1, 2010, single stream recycling will begin in Pembroke Pines. What single-stream recycling means is recyclable items no longer need to be sorted into separate bins. All recycled items may be placed together in your green or blue (city-issued) recycling bins. This simple and easy method of recycling increases the amount a household recycles on an average of 30 percent.
The following items may be placed together in your blue or green recycling bins: