Steps for Proper Recycling & Setout

1. Recycle the following items:

  • Cardboard (flattened, empty and rinse cartons)
  • Paper and paperboard (cereal boxes, tissue boxes, cookie boxes, etc.)
  • Plastic food and beverage containers with a Number 1-#7 on the bottom (empty and rinse)
  • Glass jars and bottles (empty and rinse)
  • Aluminum and metal cans (empty and rinse)
  • The following rigid plastics can also be recycled:
    • All 1 and 5-gallon buckets with metal handle attached
    • All plastic drums, totes, and empty garbage cans (any size; with or without metal)
    • Milk/Soda crates, laundry baskets, lawn furniture
    • Plastic toys and playhouses, children's electronics, pet carriers
    • Plastic pallets, shelving, coolers, closet organizers
    • Plastic landscape and microwave trays, flower pots (no soil)

2. Put all recyclables in a clearly marked recycling toter or bin.

3. Place toter or bin at the curb by 7 am on your collection day every other week.