Manchester, Connecticut

Simple Recycling

4/23/2020 Update 

Sanitation Division

Pink Bag Program to Resume - textile and home goods (Simple Recycling) collection will resume on Monday, April 27, 2020

Simple Recycling, Inc. has notified the Town that the collection of textiles and home goods through their curbside pink bag program will resume on Monday, April 27th.

Residents are also reminded that they may bring these materials to the Transfer Station at 311 Olcott Street.


The Town of Manchester is pleased to announce a partnership with Simple Recycling to offer free, bi-weekly curbside collection and recycling of textiles and home goods through Simple's pink bag collection program.  This new service launched on Monday, October 15, 2018 and operates on a bi-weekly collection schedule in the same manner as the Town's blue cart recycling collection program. 

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The complete information on Simple Recycling and how their program works can be found at their website, Simple Recycling. You can contact them by phone at
(866) 835-5068 to request additional bags or file a comment/complaint.