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Junk Mail

Junk Mail Christmas Tree
Junk Mail Christmas Tree

Curbside Recycling

All junk mail is accepted with your curbside recycling pickup.

Stop Junk Mail

  • Opt out of receiving unsolicited commercial mail from many national companies for five years, including credit offers, catalogs, magazine offers and other mail offers at dmachoice.org
  • Opt out of prescreened offers of credit and insurance either for five years or permanently at optoutprescreen.com
  • Sign up (free) to send requests to stop receiving unwanted catalogs, coupons, credit card offers, phone books, circulars and more as they arrive at catalogchoice.org
  • Guaranteed service (paid) to stop 80-95% of junk mail within 16 weeks at 41pounds.org

Junk Mail Facts

  • 62% of phone books and advertising mail are not recycled!
  • Direct mail creates 10 billion pounds of solid waste
  • It costs communities over $1 billion annually to collect and dispose of it
  • Marketers spend $17 billion on postage alone to send advertising mail.
  • Approximately 44% of junk mail goes to landfills unopened
  • The average American will spend 8 months of their lives dealing with junk mail

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