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What are the Impacts of COVID-19 on Solid Waste Management?

What are the Impacts of COVID-19 on Solid Waste Management? Refer to these resources to find out. Remember: Each day information continues to evolve, so be sure to check reputable websites when referring to the best practices during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has received many questions regarding the management of household and hospital wastes that could be impacted by the Coronavirus, or COVID-19. Generally, management of wastes should...


How Can You Dispose of Yardwaste? Sign-up for GSI’s Yardwaste Program to Recycle It.

Not sure what to do about your yardwaste mess? Gallegos Sanitation's Yardwaste Program saves you money and keeps yardwaste out of the landfill.

GSI's innovative Yardwaste Program is celebrating 21 years of sustainable yardwaste recycling! At the foundation of GSI, you will see a family of entrepreneurs who strive to make a difference for their employees, their community and the environment. This year marks 21 years of one of GSI’s innovations, the GSI Yardwaste Recycling Program where...


How Should You Manage Your Trash and Recycling During the COVID-19 Pandemic?


Your Waste Management Guide to Coronavirus, Spring 2020

In this article, we share best practices for managing your waste and recycling in your home. We ask you read and share out this information to help our community safely prepare recycling and trash as more people become sick with the COVID-19 in Larimer County and Weld County. 

Our goal is to mitigate any risks to public health and safety by serving as a resource for the best waste management practices for our Northern...


GSI Customers Already Participate in Successful Recycling Programs

The Larimer County Waste Shed Policy Continues: How Will Proposed Recycling Programs Affect You and Your Pocketbook? Part 2 

As communities continually strive to reduce their environmental impact on the globe, recycling remains a staple that is an accessible and an affordable way to move the needle forward in Caring for the Earth. Here in Northern Colorado, when it comes to our customers' recycling, we are proud to announce that we have a 93% recycle participation rate*. It...


Breaking Weather Alerts

Updated 4/16/2020 at 1:27pm - GSI's Main Office is now closed. Our drivers are working diligently to finish up routes; however, if your trash or yardwaste was  missed today, Thursday, April 16th, we will pick up double the amount next week at no additional charge.

Updated 4/16/2020 at 5:41am - Due to today's severe spring winter weather, your service pick-up(s) are delayed today. Our drivers are working hard to provide top-notch service and operate as safely as possible in these extreme conditions....