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Accepted Materials - Curbside Recyling Program

 
 

Green / Clear / Brown Glass Bottles and Jars

Aluminum, Tin, Steel and Bi-Metal Cans

 
  • Food and beverage glass Only   –   Green , Clear , and Brown glass
  • Please rinse bottles and jars, remove and discard lids
  • Please NO ceramic, pyrex, crystal, ovenware, light bulbs, window glass,
    or glass dishes
  • Food, beverage AND empty aerosol cans
  • Aluminum foil, aluminum food trays and aluminum pie pans
  • Labels need not be removed
  • Please rinse cans and aluminum foil items to remove all food contents
  • NO gas cans, paint cans, or scrap metal parts
 

Plastic Bottles, Jugs and Containers – #1,#2,#3, #4, #5, & #7

 
  • All plastic bottles and containers coded #1, #2, #3, #4, #5, & #7 (look in the triangle code on the back or the bottom of the plastic bottle or container to make sure its recyclable)
  • Please rinse and remove all food contents from the containers
  • Remove and discard caps and plastic tamper sleeves from the containers
  • 1 to 5 gallon buckets used for food, pet and cleaning products - empty and rinse clean.
  • NO plastics, motor oil bottles, plastic grocery bags or softener salt bags
 

Newspapers, Magazines, Mixed Paper and Cardboard

 
  • Newspapers, magazines, mixed office and school papers, junk mail, envelopes, file folders, glossy and slick advertisement inserts, soda or pop container cases
  • Corrugated cardboard boxes: broken down and musb be smaller than 2 feet x 2 feet x 2 feet, in size
  • Fiberboard paper and food packaging boxes for non-perishable foods such as cereal, pasta and cracker boxes. Pizza delivery boxes allowed if ther is no food contamination on the box
  • NO wax coated, foil covered or plastic lined papers
 

Single Stream Recycling:

  1. Description of new single stream collection process
  2. See descriptive information on plastics from American Plastics Council
Kids Recycling
 
 

ITEMS LISTED BELOW ARE CONSIDERED CONTAMINANTS AND ARE NOT ACCEPTED

      HOUSEWARES
 
  • Ceramics
  • Tires
  • Electric Cords
  • Tools
  • Electronic Consumer Goods
  • Pails
      PLASTICS
 
  • Bags of Any Kind
  • Buckets
  • Cookware
  • Cover Sheets
  • Dinnerware
  • Furniture
  • Garden Hose
  • Garden Tools
  • Picnic Coolers
  • Picture Frames
  • Pipe
  • Plastic Trim & Molding
  • Umbrellas
  • VCR Tapes
  • Window Glass
  • Wire
      MISCELLANEOUS
 
  • Aluminum Binds
  • Aluminum Siding
  • Appliances
  • Audio Cassette Tapes
  • Batteries
  • Cabinets (metal or wood)
  • Cable
  • Carpet
  • Carpet Padding
  • Clocks
  • Clothing
  • Computer Discs
  • Computer Keyboards
  • Computer Monitors
  • Computer Printers
  • Computers
  • Construction Debris
  • Cookware
  • Crates
  • Cups (clear or colored)
  • Diapers
  • Dinnerware
  • Drain Tile
  • Drywall
  • Film from Packaging
  • Flower Pots
  • Furniture
  • Garbage Containers
  • Garden Planter Trays
  • Garment Bags
  • Gasoline Cans
  • Gutters
  • Hangers
  • Hardware
  • Herbicide Containers
  • Holiday Light Packaging Racks
  • Hoses
  • Hubcaps
  • Inflatable Rafts, Toys, etc.
  • Inter-tubes
  • Insecticide Containers
  • Landscape Edging
  • Laundry Baskets
  • Lawn Furniture
  • Lawn Spreader
  • Lawn Sprinklers
  • Motors
  • Oil Containers
  • Pipes
  • Plastic
  • Polystyrene Insulation
  • Polystyrene Packaging
  • Pots & Pans
  • Propane Tanks
  • Recycling Bins
  • Rocks/Stones/Bricks
  • Rope/Twine/String
  • Rubber Hose
  • Rugs
  • Scrap & Sheet Metal
  • Shelving
  • Shower Curtains
  • Silverware
  • Sporting Goods
  • Storage Containers
  • Stretch Film
  • Swimming Pool Liners
  • Table Cloths
  • Tackle Boxes
  • Tarps
  • Thermos Bottles
  • Tool Boxes
  • Toys
  • Utensils
  • Vapor Barrier Insulation Sheets
  • Vinyl Siding
  • Waste Baskets
  • Water Cooler Bottles
  • Window Blinds
  • Wood




   
 
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