· Recyclable items must be sorted into the following categories.
· Containers must be empty, drained and rinsed.
· Items may be in boxes, bags, or tied.
|Aluminum Beverage Cans||no restrictions|
|Plastic #1 PET **||beverage bottles ONLY, up to two liters in size, clear, light blue or green, may include caps.|
|Plastic #2 HDPE **||
jugs with necks ONLY (ex: detergent and milk jugs), up to three gallons, colored and white (natural), no caps please.
may include all inserts delivered with the newspaper, but no other papers.
|Magazines and Catalogues||any magazines/catalogues to include glossy|
|Office Paper, Misc Paper, & Junk Mail||
must not include construction paper, wrapping paper, wallpaper, or paper plates.
|Steel/Tin Food Cans||
Not necessary to remove labels. Can also include paint cans (thin layer of dried paint allowed), aerosol cans (leave spray nozzle on but remove plastic lids), and canning rings & lids.
must see a wavy center layer when viewed from the edge. May include brown paper grocery bags. May not include fiberboard (ex: cereal boxes). May not include wax-coated cardboard.
|Hard and Soft Covered Books||no restrictions|
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