The Birches at Saugerties

Trash & Recycling Rules

Trash & Recycling

Each building has a trash and recycling room.

Garbage: All perishable food items, cardboard food containers and general garbage should be bagged and placed in the garbage containers.


  • Please rinse any bottles or cans before placing in the appropriate recycling container in the trash room.
  • Newspapers, magazines, and clean papers may be placed in the paper recycling bin.
  • Please note when placing recyclable items in the bins, do not leave the items in paper or plastic bags.
  • Fold any corrugated cardboard flat and leave in the trash room next to the bins.