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What are acceptable recyclable items?

The 2017 recycling calendar and recyclable items list is located here:  2017 Recycling Calendar

With Single-stream recycling, you no longer need to separate your recyclables. The following are acceptable recyclable items:

- Flattened cardboard, phonebooks, newspaper, magazines, catalogs, office paper, junk mail, paper grocery bags, cereal boxes, and other paper cartons

- Plastic household containers.  Please rinse and remove caps. Labels are okay. No containers that contained motor oil or other hazardous waste.

- Aluminum cans, foil and trays. Steel and tin cans. Please rinse all containers. Labels are okay.

DO NOT PUT THE FOLLOWING IN YOUR RECYCLING CART:

-Glass
-Batteries
-Fluorescent Bulbs
-Hazardous Waste
-Medical Waste
-Plastic Bags
-Styrofoam
-Electronics

Updated 1/10/2017 2:46 PM
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