What Goes in My Recycling?

Paper, glass bottles, cardboard, cans, and most plastics, marked numbers 1 through 7 (no black plastic or plastic bags). Commercial customers may use clear plastic bags to bundle their recyclable materials.

Recology Recycle Poster
  1. Accepted Recycling Materials
  2. Unaccepted Recycling Material
  • Bags (paper only, no plastic)
  • Cardboard (non-waxed)
  • Catalogues, magazines, envelopes, and junk mail
  • Computer and office paper (all colors)
  • Milk and juice cartons
  • Newspapers
  • Packing or craft paper
  • Phonebooks and soft cover books
  • Shredded paper (in a folded paper bag labeled "shredded paper" and placed inside your blue Recycle cart)
  • Wrapping paper (non-metallic)
  • Glass bottles and jars only (metal caps and lids too)
  • Coffee cup lids
  • Plastic bottles caps, tubs and lids, cups and containers, including clamshells, numbered 1 through 7
  • Plastic buckets
  • Aluminum cans, foil, and trays
  • Caps and lids from bottles, jars and steel/tin cans
  • Paint and aerosol cans (must be empty or dry)
  • Steel (tin) cans