Celebrate America Recycles Day all November long with Wake County Solid Waste Management! Use this Bingo card to explore the many ways that you can help us protect public health and the environment through using quality waste and recycling services.

Complete and return this Bingo card by 5 p.m. on Friday, December 6, 2019, to be eligible to receive a free, reusable metal straw AND be entered in a drawing to win an Earth Machine compost bin or a two-compartment recycling/trash bin! Limit one entry per household. Available to Wake County residents only.


  1. Each time you complete a square, cross it off and write the date you completed it.
  2. Get bingo by marking five in a row: vertically, horizontally or diagonally.
  3. Send us proof of your completed card in one of these ways:
a.      Take a photo and email it to recycling@wakegov.com
b.      Mail your completed card to Wake County Solid Waste Management, PO Box 550, Raleigh NC 27602.
c.      Take a selfie with your completed card and post it on the Wake County Waste & Recycling Facebook page.


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Visit your town’s website to find the list of materials you can recycle ​Apply for a Trash Pass to use a Convenience Center in a box truck/dual axle trailer ​Request a bathroom recycling decal Recycle books at a Convenience Center ​Reserve a litter kit to clean up your community
Sign-up for the backyard composting newsletter Tweet to @86it_DotCom Call your private waste hauler to check what you can recycle curbside Register or take  a South Wake Landfill tour ​Recycle clothes at a Convenience Center
Take bulbs, batteries or paint to a  Household Hazardous Waste Facility​ Learn how you can borrow recycling bins for your next event 

Take the America Recycles Day pledge 

​Dispose of garbage at a Convenience Center ​Watch the video, "Tour of the Sonoco Recycling MRF" on YouTube  
Learn what people are still throwing away by reading the 2019 Waste   Characterization
​Like Wake County Waste and Recycling on Facebook ​Request a free kitchen waste pail to compost your food waste Compost your pumpkins at Convenience Center 4, 7, 8 or 10 ​Follow Feed the Bin on Facebook
Follow @86it_litter on Instagram Find out how we’re spreading the #RecycleRightNC message by watching this episode of Wake TV  Schedule or take a tour of Sonoco Recycling ​Recycle an old cell phone or tablet at a Multi-Material Recycling Facility

​Email a recycling question to the Solid Waste Management Division


Use this link to download your America Recycles Day BINGO Card and get started today!