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Materials To Be Co-Mingled

What Do I Recycle?

Cleaning & Preparation

What Can't Be Recycled?

Bottles and Jars
Green, Clear & Brown
Remove Lids and Discard in Trash
Rinse clean
Windows, Mirrors, Lightbulbs and Tubes, Pyrex and Dishes, Drinking Glasses, Chemical Bottles, Medical Containers, Laboratory Glass
Flattening Optional
Foil and Bottle Caps
Tin & Steel Cans
Food Cans ONLY
Flattening Optional
Rinse clean
Cardboard Sides Juice Cans, Aerosol Cans, Paint Cans
Milk, Soda and Detergent Bottles, Other Bottles Marked #1 through #7
Remove and Discard Lids in Trash
Rinse clean
Styrofoam, Plastic Cups and Film, Hard Plastic (Toys, Pails, etc.) Medicine Bottles & Syringes
Materials to be Co-Mingled
What Do I Recycle?
What Can't Be Recycled?
Office Paper
and Cardboard ONLY
Newspapers, Magazines, Cardboard Card Stock, Office Paper, Books, Envelopes, Paper

Other Examples:
Brown Paper Tape, Computer Printouts, File Folders-Manila, Glued Pads, Tablets, Phone Books, Post-It Notes, and ANY Junk Mail
Bathroom Waste Paper (towels, toilet paper), Carbon Paper, Cellophane, Cloth, Cork, Foil, Polystyrene Styrofoam, anything Waxed, Candy Wrappers, Napkins, Paper Cups, Styrofoam Cups, Styrofoam Packaging, Paper Food Containers, Photographs, Fiberboard, Labels and Label Backings
Questions should be referred to Advanced  Disposal (formerly Veolia Environmental Services) at 1-800-387-0949.
For more information about Recycling,
visit the Recycling section of the website.