Recyclable Materials

  • Aluminum Cans – Flatten to save space.Clean foil is also recyclable.
  • Cardboard – Break down boxes to save space.  No cardboard contaminated with food, such as pizza boxes.
  • Glass – Clear, green, or brown glass only. Absolutely no window or auto glass!
    No bags or boxes are to be deposited into the “glass only” recycling container.
  • Mixed Paper – Includes junk mail, magazines, colored paper, phone books, and cereal-type boxes.  No juice or milk cartons.  No wax-coated or foil-coated paper.  No paper contaminated with food.
  • Newspaper – Remove and recycle kraft bags as cardboard. Do not bundle newspaper.  No need to remove labels.
  • Plastic PETE #1 – (Polyethylene terephthalate) – Rinse, remove and discard plastic lids, and flatten.
  • Plastic HDPE #2 – (High Density Polyethylene) -Rinse, remove and discard plastic lids, and flatten.
  • Tin Cans – Rinse, remove, and recycle labels.  Flatten to save space.
  • Washers & Dryers – Old washers must have concrete removed from the bottom.
  • Freezers, Refrigerators, & Air Conditioners – Refrigerators must have freon and compressors removed by a certified technician.