Household recycling is collected one (1) time per week. Please place your household recycling curbside by 6 a.m.
PLEASE RECYCLE THE FOLLOWING:
- Aluminum - Empty cans and aluminum foil.
- Corrugated cardboard boxes - Please flatten, and either cut down or fold to a size of no more than 4' X 4' flattened. Staples and tape do not have to be removed.
Glass- Clear & color food and beverage jars and bottles. Please rinse and remove food and other contents. Labels, rings and lids on glass containers are acceptable.
- Juice cartons – All drink boxes and milk/juice cartons.
- Magazines - Including catalogs and printed material with glossy pages.
- Mixed paper - Brown paper bags, junk mail, envelopes, copier paper, shredded paper, pizza boxes, cardboard egg cartons, paper towel & toilet paper rolls, cereal and shoe boxes.
- Newspapers - Includes all paper that is distributed with or as part of general circulation newspapers.
- Plastics - With the recycling symbol #1-7 PET and HDPE containers such as beverage bottles, dishwashing soap bottles, shampoo bottles, plastic milk jugs, and detergent bottles. Please rinse and remove food and other contents. Labels, rings and lids on plastic containers are acceptable.
- Steel and tin cans - Please rinse or remove contents (empty aerosol cans are OK too).
- Telephone books
ITEMS THAT CANNOT BE RECYCLED
- Christmas lights
- Coat hangers
- Computers, printers or other office equipment
- Electric cords
- Garden hoses
- Glass cookware/bakeware
- Household items - Cooking pots & pans, toasters, etc.
- Light bulbs (incandescent or fluorescent)
- Plastic bags
- Plastics - Unnumbered or without recycle symbol
- Styrofoam - Egg cartons, food containers, or packing material
- Window or auto glass
HELPFUL RECYCLING TIPS
- Please do NOT place any recyclables in plastic bags.
- Separating newspapers is not required, but newspapers can be placed in brown paper bags (no plastic bags please).
- If your recycle bin is full, put excess recyclables into brown paper bags.
- Plastic bags and Styrofoam containers can be recycled at local grocery stores with designated recycling bins.
- Fluorescent light bulbs can be recycled at a major home improvement store.
- Place yard waste at curb and use a cart or can for loose cuttings.