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What Can I Recycle?

 Acceptable Items in the Single Stream Recycling BinSingle stream Items

  • Adding machine tape

  • All white and colored paper

  • Paper ream wrappers

  • Brochures & pamphlets

  • Cardboard & paperboard boxes

  • Envelopes (even with plastic windows or labels)

  • Folders -- manila, coated, colored, even if they have plastic tabs or metal strips

  • Junk mail, direct mail, etc.

  • Legal pads, steno pads, & spiral notebooks

  • Magazines

  • Manuals with glue bindings

  • Newspapers, including the inserts

  • Posters

  • Receipts

  • Scratch, message and memo pads (Post-it Notes®)

  • Soft cover books

  • Plastic Bottles & Aluminum Cans

  • Rigid Plastic with the exception of #3

  • Note: Staples and paperclips DO NOT have to be removed



 Unacceptable Items in the Single Stream Recycling

  • Paper towels and tissues

  • Kitchen and food waste (paper plates, cups, and food wrappers)

  • Carbon Paper
  • Hard cover books

  • Tear resistant papers (example, flimsy Federal Express envelopes)

  • Glass

  • Pressure sensitive adhesive (crack and peel labels)

  • Styrofoam