Water Quality Guide for Garbage

  • Keep dumpster lids closed.
  • Post signs on dumpsters prohibiting improper disposal of liquid, hazardous waste, and recyclable materials such as batteries, aerosol cans, and tires.
  • PIck up any dropped trash and sweep dumpster areas frequently.
  • Do not dispose of any waste on any street, ditch, gutter, stream, creek, storm drain, or sanitary sewer.
  • If the dumpster leaks, either repair it or obtain a new one.

*Information on this Web Page excerpted from City of Concord, Copyright 2019, and City of Winston-Salem, Copyright 2006-2020