Frequently Asked Questions

Curbside Rewards is the only recycling service in Omaha, Nebraska that rewards you for recycling. Find out more here.


Curbside Rewards

How is Curbside Rewards different from my current recycling service?

How much can I earn with Curbside Rewards?

How much does a Curbside Rewards subscription cost?

What's included in my subscription?

Can I get Curbside Rewards?

How can I get Curbside Rewards in my community?

How do I get my wheeled cart?


What can I recycle?

Do you take glass?

How often are my recyclables picked up?

What happens if I put items in my recycling cart that are not recyclable?

My recyclables weren't picked up on my collection day. Who do I call?

How can I recycle more to help the environment and maximize my reward points?


I'm having troubles with my online RecycleBank account. What do I do?

What is RecycleBank?

What's the difference between Curbside Rewards and RecycleBank?

How are my recyclables weighed?

How do I earn RecycleBank points?

How many points can I earn each month for recycling?

How much do I recycle to earn points?

How do I get my rewards?

What should I do if I do not receive my mailed rewards within the 5 to 7 day timeframe?

What should I do if I have trouble accessing my account page online?

How many businesses participate in the RecycleBank program?

Will the rewards program change? Will the rewards change?

Will my RecycleBank points expire?

Do RecycleBank rewards expire?

What if I did not receive my points after Curbside Rewards picked up my recyclables?


Do you take glass?

No, Curbside Rewards does not accept glass in its recycling program. Get more information about the challenges we face with glass recycling. Omaha has 4 metro area recycling drop off stations for glass:

Northwest Omaha
75th and Corby parking lot at North 75th and Corby Streets (Corby is one
block south of Maple St.)
The site is open daily 7am – 7pm

Southwest Omaha
10330 I St. at First Star Recycling’s entrance
The site is open daily from 7am – 7pm

Northeast Omaha
Parking lot at the northeast corner of South 26th Avenue and Douglas
The site is open daily from 7am – 7pm

Southeast Omaha
River City Recycling, 6404 South 60th Street between Q and Harrison
The site is open:
Monday – Friday: 8am – 4:30pm year ‘round
Saturday: (Spring, Summer and Fall) 8am – 4:30pm
Saturday: (Winter) 8am – Noon