Do I have to wash recyclables?

Have you ever smelled 10 cubic yards of week old, un-rinsed milk jugs in July? Probably not, but my employees do. Please help us out.

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1. Why Should I recycle?
2. Why can't I put out all my recycling into one container?
3. Do I have to wash recyclables?
4. Do I have to remove lids?
5. This plastic tub has a Number 1 on it. Why can't I recycle it with the bottles?
6. I know it isn't on the sign, but can't I just put it in there anyway?
7. Why Can't I put any "plastic" in the recycling container?
8. Where are the recycling numbers located?
9. Why can't I recycle non-corrugated cartons (cereal, soda and beer cartons) with cardboard?
10. The sign says "Plastic Bottles" but I see aluminum cans in there. Can I put cans in there too?
11. Where can I recycle in Otero County?
12. If I can't recycle it here, where can I recycle it?
13. How can I help?