What to recycle:
Please rinse out containers – paper labels need not be removed.

  • Aluminum - Beverage containers and foil cleaned of food.
  • Glass - Transparent and translucent food and beverage bottles and jars.
  • Tin & Steel – Cans, tin plates, food and beverage containers.
  • Plastic - All bottles and containers marked #1-7.
  • Rigid Plastic Containers – All 1 & 5 gal. buckets, lawn furniture, milk crates, garbage bins, plastic toys, etc.
  • Newspapers, Magazines & Paper Products – Telephone books, dry newspapers and their inserts, magazines. Junk mail, high grade paper, brown Kraft paper bags.
  • Corrugated Containers – Lined with Kraft, jute or test paper.
  • Boxboard – All non-corrugated cardboard, commonly used in dry food and cereal boxes and shoe boxes. Pizza boxes as longs as it’s not greasy.

What NOT to recycle:

  • Boxboard with wax or plastic coating or one contaminated by food
  • Wax-coated and oriental old corrugated containers
  • Soaked or yellowed newsprint or material that was once wet
  • Drinking glasses
  • Mirrors, sheet glass, ceramics, dishes, or porcelain items
  • Electronics of any kind
  • Pyrex dishes
  • Motor oil bottles, anti-freeze, hazardous materials containers are not acceptable
  • Plastic grocery bags or plastic wrap
  • Styrofoam

2014 Recycling Calendar 2014 Recycling Calendar (733.87 kB.pdf)
  Please call Customer Service with any questions  at 434-7339 or 434-7338.

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