Recyclable Items

Acceptable Items

The city-wide recycling program can recycle the following products.

Paper items Accepted

  • Newspapers
  • Magazines
  • Junk mail
  • Catalogs and phone books
  • Paperboard (cereal boxes, etc.)
  • White and pastel office papers
  • Cardboard, broken down and placed inside cart

Metal, Plastic & Glass items Accepted

  • Aluminum and steel (tin) beverage and food cans
  • Aluminum foil - clean
  • Plastic beverage, food, and soap containers (1-7 stamped on bottom)
  • All colors of food and beverage glass jars and bottles
  • Empty aerosol cans without lids and nozzles

Items Not Accepted

  • Plastics not listed above
  • Glass not listed above (such as light bulbs, window glass, or mirrors)
  • Ceramics or dishes
  • Food Waste
  • Yard waste or trash
  • Styrofoam
  • Hazardous chemical containers
  • Plastic grocery bags or trash bags
  • Paint cans
  • Shredded paper