2024 Emterra Garbage & Recycling Calendar

2024 Emterra Calendar.pdf

2024 Emterra Calendar.docx

2024 Emterra Information Guide.docx


Your pickup day is FRIDAY.

You MUST have your Trash & Recycling out by 7:00 a.m. on your service day.


TRASH & RECYCLING PICK UP IS PROVIDED WEEKLY. COMPOST IS PICKED UP WEEKLY, APRIL THROUGH NOVEMBER (see calendar). If a holiday falls on or before your scheduled day, pickup will be one (1) day later than normal. If a holiday falls on a weekend, your scheduled pickup day will NOT change. OBSERVED HOLIDAYS ARE: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

ALL MATERIALS MUST BE BAGGED AND SET AT THE CURB BY 7:00 a.m. on the scheduled day of pick up. Trash must be BAGGED and may be placed in containers that should not weigh more than fifty (50) pounds each. For those with special pick up needs, contact your Township Office.

UNACCEPTABLE MATERIALS: Tires, concrete, fencing, any contractor generated materials, free liquids (paints, pesticides, etc), car parts, appliances containing Freon, fluorescent bulbs (in excess of seven per household), and car batteries.


Emterra Environmental USA will provide compost pick up to all residents of Genesee Township. Compost will be picked up weekly. Please have compost placed curbside by 7am on Day of Service. Service will run April 5, 2024 through November 30, 2024.

Place yard waste in brown yard waste bags or in plastic 30-gallon containers clearly marked “X” facing the street. Branches are to be no more than two (2) inches in diameter, no longer than four (4) feet in length, and must be bundled. Bundles and containers must weigh less than 50 pounds. No tree stumps or trunks are accepted. No compost will be accepted in plastic bags.


Recycling bins are available by calling your Township Hall at 810-640-2000. For a replacement bin you must bring your damaged bin back to the Township. YOU DO NOT NEED TO SORT RECYCLABLE ITEMS! Activate a FREE account at www.EmterraRewards.com and get rewarded for recycling!