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Most Party Plastics Cannot be Recycled

Did you know most party plastics cannot be recycled? It's true. Many items end up in the landfill. It is important to reduce and eliminate your reliance on single-use party plastics. It starts with simple changes to create lasting impacts.

At almost every party or event, food and drinks are served with single-use plastics such as disposable forks, knives, plates and cups. Most people get these products to save themselves from the hassle of having to do dishes. Also, many folks believe...

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Gallegos Sanitation is Honored with the 2019 Community Legacy Award

Celebrating 60 years of caring for the Earth and the local community, the 2019 Community Legacy Award was presented to Gallegos Sanitation last week.

Over 700 people gathered at Embassy Suites in Loveland, CO on May 2, 2019, to celebrate the philanthropic work of individuals families, nonprofits, and businesses in Northern Colorado. Gallegos Sanitation was presented with the 2019 Community Legacy Award.

The Community Legacy Award is given annually to a Northern Colorado family that...

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2019 Marks the 20th Anniversary of GSI offering yardwaste recycling service to NoCo!

Yardwaste Recycling is a Win-Win for the Northern Colorado Community!

Yardwaste recycling (think of the buzz word “composting”) is a simple, yet super effective program that continually makes sense for our community to participate in.  The top benefits of this program are that it: 1) is local and affordable 2) reduces greenhouse gas emissions and 3) sequesters carbon from the atmosphere when applied.

Local and Affordable:

GSI has sustained a great partnership with a Northern Colorado...

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Reliable Trash Service in Northern Colorado

Did your trash hauler go out of business? Not getting picked up?

Make the switch and join the GSI family as a valued customer. We offer reliable trash and recycling services.

If you are one of the many in Greeley experiencing delayed pick-ups and stinky trash, give Gallegos Sanitation a call. We understand your pain and can help! Numerous frustrated business and home owner associations are contacting us about desperately needing trash service in Northern Colorado for dumpsters and carts!...

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Reduce, Reuse and Recycle are Important to the Students of Learning Haven

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***Special thanks to Mrs. Martin's Class at Learning Haven for sharing this with us.

In a world where our resources are finite, it’s important we recycle whenever we can. Recycling involves the process of gathering and processing materials (such as bottles and cans) that would be otherwise discarded and converting them into something new and useful.

Recycling is vital for cleaning up the environment and keeping our...

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In Response to: The “Coloradoan’s New Landfill, Recycling and Composting Sites will Change Your Habits” Wasteshed Article

Jacy Marmaduke of the Fort Collins Coloradoan reached out to Gallegos Sanitation this week, asking what the Larimer County Wasteshed and flow control may impact the community. Unfortunately, much of our company responses were not published in the article titled: New Landfill, Recycling and Composting Sites will Change Your Habits. In an effort to bring more insight into this topic, we are sharing those questions and our answers.

-What have been Gallegos’ main concerns/interests throughout...

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The Larimer County Wasteshed Plan

The Wasteshed Plan  --- Is it the right time ?

The past year, a regional Wasteshed Plan has been discussed and developed to prepare for the future of waste collection in Larimer County. It has been determined that the Larimer County Landfill will reach capacity and close by 2024. From the onset, the plan looks sound with funding provided outside of local tax dollars. Plans include developing a new landfill and upgrading the current recycle center. In addition, adding construction and demolition...

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Holiday Alerts for Trash and Recycling Collection for Residential Customers

'Tis the season for changes to select customers' trash and recycling schedules 2019 Collection Calendar. With the holidays upon us, please make note of collection modifications, and plan accordingly:

We would like to remind our customers that our office will be closing early on Monday, December 24th at Noon. We will be closed all day on Tuesday, December 25th. All routes typically serviced on Tuesday will be delayed by one day and through the remainder of this week. On December 31st, our office...

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Holiday Recycling Made Easy

Make holiday recycling a part of your tradition. Find out what and where to take all your stuff.

The week of festivities is upon us, but did you know between Thanksgiving and New Year's, there is 25% more waste created in the average American household? Yikes! Check out these great recycling resources from the City of Fort Collins. Watch the video now or download the 2019 Holiday Recycling Guide.

Where to Recycle Holiday Waste
Some holiday waste, such as cardboard, can go into your curbside...

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FREE Tailgate Party During the Border War Rivalry

Please SAVE THE DATE and make plans to attend Gallegos Sanitation's Customer Appreciation Tailgate event, when the CSU Rams take on the Wyoming Cowboys during the Tackle Cancer tribute game.

We invite you to THINK PINK at this year's Customer Appreciation Tailgate, hosted from 5-7pm just north of Canvas Stadium, in Fort Collins, on Friday, October 26th, during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

All GSI customers, their family and friends are invited to stop by the GSI Appreciation Tailgate...

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