Acceptable Items for Recycling


Blue Recycling Cart

  • Plastic containers #1-7
  • Milk and juice cartons
  • White and colored paper
  • Shredded paper (bagged)
  • Junk mail and magazines
  • Newspapers and phone books
  • Soft bound books
  • Paper bags
  • Cardboard and clean pizza box tops (please flatten boxes)
  • Food and detergent boxes (no liners)
  • Paper egg cartons
  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Clean aluminum foil
  • Steel, tin and aluminum cans
  • Empty aerosol cans
  • Small metal items
  • Small plastic toys

By recycling right you:

Help keep rates low, as contaminated loads may be rejected by our processor.

Reduces the use and expense of land-filling and the need for harvesting virgin materials.

Help materials get to their next best use, which in turn save raw materials, time, energy, and money! 

Click here for a comprehensive list of prohibited items.


Green Waste Cart

(All items less than 2 feet in length and 4 inches in

  • Grass clippings
  • Leaves and shrubs
  • Small branches
  • Lumber and plywood


Gray Garbage Cart

  • Styrofoam
  • Garden hoses
  • Broken dishes and ceramics
  • Fast food packaging
  • Pet food and chip bags
  • Drinking glasses, incandescent light bulbs, and mirrors
  • Soiled paper, cups, plates, towels and napkins
  • Hard bound books
  • Thermal paper
  • Other garbage (food waste, diapers,pet waste)