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A clean start at garbage handling

 

A small neon-green-vested army rumbled along Cambridge Avenue in the Allied Arts neighborhood of Menlo Park on Oct. 26 distributing new trash bins: blue for all paper, aluminum, glass and plastic; green for compost such as yard waste and, as of January 3, food scraps, coffee grounds and pizza boxes; and black for everything excepting hazardous wastes, which are handled by appointment. Enter "Recology San Mateo County" in a web search engine for more information.

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