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."