Garbage

By Jim Gladson Garbage – Recycling – Organics Garbage Some call it “trash.” Other refer to it as “clutter.” Or, perhaps some just say “junk.” But, no matter what you call it, the official name is Garbage! At Woodland, we have almost 50 small garbage cans. They all eventually get bagged & placed in the…

New San Antonio System

By Jim Gladson Introduction The following are descriptions for the three Carts in use by many San Antonians. Contents of Carts: Garbage Recycling Organics Color of Cart: Brown Blue Green Number: 1 Cart 1 Cart 1 Cart Sample Service Day: Tuesday Friday Friday [Note: Jim has a passion for being a good steward of God’s…

Brief San Antonio History of Trash

By Jim Gladson Introduction In the 1880’s, the growth of paper products had reached a level that Recycling became a valuable commodity.  By the 1950’s, minor recycling of aluminum drink cans began. Around 15 years ago, we received “bins” for paper, limited glass, & cans. Today’s Carts [Garbage & Recycling] started distribution in 2006. Woodland…

Garbage – Recycling – Organics

By Jim Gladson Introduction San Antonio’s beautiful colors are reflected in…Garbage, Recycling, & Organics. The 24 posts cover: Introduction (4 posts) Garbage (2 posts) Recycling (10 posts) Organics. (8 posts)   In future issues of The Twig, the Woodland Blog (and Facebook & Twitter) readers will gain a better understanding of proper disposal in San…