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Recycling Items

Aluminum cans

Containers and foil

Rinse

Deposit loose in MIXED CONTAINERS section

NO plastic bags

Tin cans

Remove all labels

Rinse

Deposit loose in MIXED CONTAINERS section

NO plastic bags

Glass bottles and jars

Any color except brown

Rinse

Remove lids/caps

Remove plastic rings from twist off caps

Labels OK

Deposit loose in MIXED CONTAINERS section

NO plastic bags

Plastic beverage bottles (milk, juice, soda)

Must be marked on the bottom with a 1 or 2 symbol

Rinse

Remove lids/caps

Deposit loose in MIXED CONTAINERS section

NO plastic bags

Butter tubs and trays from microwaveable foods are NOT acceptable

  Newspaper

Including all inserts, advertisements and magazines that are delivered with them.

Deposit loose in PAPER section

NO plastic bags

  White office paper

White bond paper only

Including office paper, computer paper, envelopes

MUST be separately sealed in bag or box

Deposit full bag/box in PAPER section

  Colored office paper

Colored bond paper only

Brown paper bags: keep them separate from your paper

MUST be separately sealed in bag or box

Deposit full bag/box in PAPER section

  Cardboard

Corrugated cardboard

Bundle separate from paper into 2’x2’x1’ squares

Cereal boxes, shoes boxes, tissue boxes acceptable

NO cardboard with wax coating or liners

NO frozen food, pizza boxes

NO wet cardboard

MUST flatten boxes

Deposit in PAPER section