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How to Prepare for Recycling with Whirl

There are a few things that help the recycling process...

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Check What We Take

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Check our list to make sure we recycle your items. Have just one item? Check your cupboards for cables, cords, gadgets, old phones or loose doodads.

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Remove Soft Plastics

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Remove all plastic bags and styrofoam packaging. We're not plastic recyclers. so have to find someone to take anything we receive.

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Wipe Your Items

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Wipe down your items to remove dust, dirt and cobwebs. It helps keep toxins off our clothes and out of our lungs. Keep in mind - we take them by hand.

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Box Only in Cardboard

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Box all items in cardboard only. Our facilities are too rough on plastic or other types of boxes. No plastic or other types of bags either please. 

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Unlock from the Cloud

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If you remove your phone or tablet from your cloud account, then reset it, it can be reused safely. Don't know how? Here's instructions.

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Leave on Your Doorstep

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To ensure your items aren't taken, leave them on your property, protected from rain, on your front doorstep, with a note, "for Lisa & Adrian".

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