Recyclable Items

Containers

Empty and rinse all containers before recycling; lids may be left on:

  • Steel & aluminum containers and foil (no spray paint cans or pesticide cans)
  • Glass bottles and jars only (regardless of color)
  • Plastic bottles, tubs, jugs, and jars only (for example: drink bottles, sour cream tub, laundry detergent jug, plastic salsa jar)
  • Plastic buckets, such as kitty litter containers (five-gallon size max)

Mixed Paper Products

  • Newspapers and inserts, books (remove hard covers from hardcover books), phone books
  • Computer paper / school paper
  • Junk mail / envelopes, magazines
  • Paperboard (cereal boxes, food boxes, frozen food boxes, beverage boxes, tissue boxes, etc.)
  • Paper egg cartons
  • Shredded paper should be placed in a clear plastic bag (this is the only time a plastic bag should be included in your recycle bin)

Corrugated Cardboard

Heavy-weight box material is accepted. Please flatten boxes.

Not Acceptable

View unacceptable items for recycling.

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