Lately, Rumpke has experienced issues with high levels of contamination in yard waste. Only shrubbery, grass, weeds, leaves and sticks are accepted in Rumpke’s yard waste program. If materials other than yard waste is found in yard waste containers, they will not collect until the contaminated material has been removed.
Leaves and other yard waste must be placed in compostable
paper bags or containers clearly marked as yard waste. Any material in plastic bags will not be