What to Recycle

Mixed Paper Bins

  • Catalogs
  • Cereal Boxes
  • Copy paper
  • Envelopes
  • Junk Mail
  • Magazines
  • Newspaper
  • Notebook paper
  • Paper Towel Tubes
  • Paperback Books
  • Paperboard Packages
  • Printer paper
  • Shoe Boxes
  • Shredded Paper
  • Telephone Books

Cardboard Bins

Boxes made from corrugated cardboard (not to be confused with cereal box paperboard, which should be placed in Mixed Paper bin). Cardboard should be clear of all packing materials, including Styrofoam, plastic wrap, and packing peanuts.

Plastic, Aluminum & Steel Bins

Plastic Bottles

  • Clorox Bottles
  • Detergent Bottles
  • Plastic Milk Jugs
  • Plastic Soda Bottles
  • Plastic Water Bottles
  • Shampoo Bottles

Aluminum & Steel Cans

  • Aerosol Cans
  • Beer Cans
  • Hair Spray Cans
  • Pet Food Cans
  • Shaving Cream Cans
  • Soda Cans
  • Soup Cans
  • Vegetable Cans

Types of Acceptable Containers

We currently only accept two types of plastic:
  • PETE #1 bottles (soda & water bottles)
  • HDPE #2 bottles (detergent, shampoo, milk bottles, etc.)
The type of plastic is designated on the bottom of the bottle by number inside the recycling symbol. Look for the recycling triangle with a 1 or a 2!