Other Recycling Options

Recycle right and help reduce contamination in Lansing's recycle stream by learning more about materials that cannot be put into your CART recycling bins but can be taken elsewhere. Below is a list of the most commonly unaccepted recycling items and contaminants (this is not a comprehensive list of all unacceptable items).

Additional Information:

Other contaminants that are not accepted include: trash (only accepted in your blue cart), diapers (only accepted in blue carts and if double-bagged), hoses, plastic silverware, straws, window blinds, VHS tapes, mirrors, hangers, plastic bags and plastic wrap.