What Can I Recycle?

Curbside & Drop-Off Recycling

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Acceptable Items for Recycling

  • Glass bottles and jars (all colors)
  • Cans - Aluminum, steel, empty aerosol cans with lids/tips removed
  • Bottles and jugs - Soda bottles, milk jugs, laundry detergent bottles, water bottles, shampoo bottles, and contact solution bottles
  • Paper - Newspaper, magazines, cardboard, mixed office paper and envelopes, cereal boxes, clean pizza boxes, telephone books and catalogs
  • Cartons - Milk, juice, soup, wine, broth, and other food and beverage cartons

Recycling Tips

  • Mix all items together - no separation required
  • Keep items loose: Do not bag your recyclables
  • Empty all bottles, jugs, and cans
  • No need to remove labels
  • For plastic bottles, empty, crush, and reattach lids
  • For glass bottles and jars, throw the metal lid in cart separately; do not reattach
  • For cartons, remove plastic caps and straws

Not for Curbside or Drop-Off Recycling

don't recycle

No receipts, plastic bags, cassette tapes, bed sheets, clothing hangers, metal chains, garden hoses, batteries, needles, syringes, electronics, polystyrene foam, buckets, butter tubs, yogurt containers, car parts, food, yard trimmings, light bulbs, drinking glasses, ceramics, pots & pans, scrap metal, etc. If it is not on the above list, it is not an acceptable item.

Some of the items above have special recycling and reuse outlets. Visit here for more information.