Reduce, Reuse and Recycle: the three "Rs." Most of us are familiar with Recycling, but what about the other two? Reduce and Reuse come before Recycle, and therefore should take priority.
If you are looking for "Reuse" options around town, take a look at this spreadsheet. It lists local businesses you can donate items to or where you can buy items second hand.
Declutter: Looking to donate items in good condition? Did you know Habitat for Humanity will come to your house for free to collect your items, if they're in good condition? For a complete list of what Habitat for Humanity accepts at their two warehouses, click here.