WHAT WE COLLECT

**Please Remember To Empty and Rinse All Containers and Remove Lids**

What Recyclable Items 

We Collect

Glass

  • All types (brown, green, clear, etc.)

 

Metal

  • Drink cans
  • Aluminum cans
  • Tin cans
  • Steel cans
  • Metal caps and tops

 

Paper

  • Paper bags
  • Newspaper
  • Cardboard
  • Office paper
  • Magazines
  • Phone books
  • Paper gift wrap
  • Shredded paper (must be bagged separately!)

 

Plastics

  • Plastic Numbers 1 & 2

What We DO NOT Collect

  • Styrofoam
  • Food waste (including items contaminated with food) 
  • Cords, hoses, wires 
  • Household hazardous wastes (paints, cleaners, etc.) 
  • Shredded paper 
  • Any containers that contained pesticides, acid, or petroleum products.
  • Florescent Light Bulbs (may be dropped off at Lowe's for disposal) 
  • Any type of paper with food waste, such as paper towels and pizza boxes
  • Packing Peanuts (may be dropped off at most packing stores) 
  • Household Batteries

 

The items listed above may result in some or all your recycling not being picked up. These items can contaminate the recycling center and are very difficult for us to dispose of.