Accepted Recycling Items

Sometimes it's easy to forget what can and cannot be throw into a recycling bin, so here's a list of the most commonly accepted recycling items:

  • Greeting cards
  • Regular junk mail
  • Cartons (milk, juice, etc.)
  • Phone books
  • Aluminum cans
  • Metal cans
  • Newspapers
  • Magazines
  • Brochures
  • Inserts
  • Paperboard boxes (cereal, pasta, tissue)
  • Glass bottles
  • Glass jars
  • Bulky, rigid plastic (buckets, chairs, toys)
  • Corrugated cardboard
  • Paper bags
  • #1-2 plastic containers (no Styrofoam)
  • #4-7 plastic containers (no Styrofoam)
  • File folders
  • Office paper
  • Gift wrapping paper
For a complete list and specifics, view the "Recycling Guidelines."