"A whopping 21 tonnes of glass" were taken out of Tullow in May, says Cllr Will Paton.
Cllr Paton added: "As one Council official said to me, 'some of the months last year (2019) we didn't collect that in Carlow Town'.
He warned: "Remember social distancing, wash your hands and be safe!"
Recycling bins at Tullowbeg were emptied last Friday.
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