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DPW - RECYCLING

Posted on: August 15, 2022

RECYCLING REMINDER

Curbside Recycling Samples

RECYCLING REMINDER


Recyclables must be placed curbside the night before, or prior to 6:30am on the scheduled day of collection.

NO PLASTIC BAGS

Acceptable Paper examples: office paper, newspaper, magazines, phonebooks, junk mail, tissue boxes, corrugated cardboard, brown paper bags, shoe boxes, cereal boxes, gift boxes.

Unacceptable Paper/Cardboard examples: shredded paper, napkins, tissue paper, wall paper, paper towels, wax paper, cardboard lined with plastic or bubble wrap, waxed cardboard, food soiled boxes (pizza boxes, cake boxes). NO WET PAPER OR CARDBOARD

Acceptable Comingled examples: Plastics: # 1 & 2 only, look for recycling sign on container where number are indicated (when in doubt throw it out). Metals: aluminum and tin beverage containers, metal food containers. Glass: bottles & jars.

Unacceptable Comingled examples: plastic tableware, styrofoam, grocery bags, takeout containers, paint cans, aerosol cans, kids toys, hazardous materials, food soiled container, batteries, light bulbs, tires, garden hoses, wood, e-waste, construction debris. 

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