Guam residents are inspired to recycle their Christmas trees by dropping them off at a Department of Agriculture facility through the subsequent two weeks.
The company is as soon as once more providing its annual Christmas Tree Chipping Program to encourage individuals to not burn their trees, based on a press launch.
We at the moment are in dry season and windy circumstances can unfold embers, based on the press launch. Also, yard burning is prohibited with out a allow.
After cleansing your tree of all ornaments, together with tinsel and lights, you possibly can deliver it to the warehouse car parking zone diagonally throughout the road from the company’s principal constructing at 163 Dairy Road in Mangilao.
There, the trees will be chipped, then workers will course of and deal with the chips for any invasive species.
Resident can decide up processed wooden chips whereas provides final throughout chipping operations; you will must deliver a bag and shovel to gather the chips. The mulch is obtainable just for private use, and is probably not offered.
Days and instances
You can deliver your trees and decide up mulch from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays the following two weeks: Jan. 3, 5, 7, 10, 12 and 14.
No trees will be accepted after 12:30 p.m.
Some companies are providing tree and inexperienced waste disposal for a charge. If you’re storing any inexperienced waste for mulching for lengthy intervals, the Agriculture division advises utilizing fishing internet to cowl any vegetation to forestall the unfold of rhino beetles.
Up to 3 households might mulch collectively with out a allow at these companies:
LMS: Call (671) 647-2617 for particulars.
Northern Hardfill/Primo Heavy Equipment: Monday and Saturday 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday to Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Regular and full dimension truck charges apply. Cash or firm examine solely. Call (671) 687-3709 for particulars.
Pacific Soils and Compost: Monday to Friday 8 a.m.- 12 p.m. Cash solely, price is $9 per tree. Call (671) 898-5661 and ask for Danica, the venture supervisor.
UMS: Call (671) 637-3213 for particulars.