Download PDF
    • jars – e.g. pasta sauce, jelly, baby food
    • bottles – soda, wine, beer

    EMPTY + RINSE
    REMOVE METAL LIDS
    + RECYCLE BOTH

    • newspaper • phonebooks • envelopes
    • office paper • spiral notebooks
    • flattened corrugated boxes
    • wrapping and tissue paper
    • gift bags • paperback books
    • food boxes • junk mail
    • paper bags • magazines
    • paper towel tubes
    • egg cartons

    NO REFRIGERATED
    + FROZEN FOOD BOXES
    NO GREASY PIZZA BOXES

    • bottles – e.g. soda, shampoo, water
    • jugs – milk, juice, detergent
    • jars – mayo, peanut butter, jelly
    • tubs – butter, ice cream, margarine
    • plastic take out containers
    • iced cof fee cups
    • yogurt containers
    • plastic egg cartons

    EMPTY + RINSE
    DON’T CRUSH • NO STRAWS
    GENTLY REPLACE PLASTIC
    CAPS + LIDS
    NO STYROFOAM

    • milk • soy milk • juice
    • soup • broth • juice boxes

     

    EMPTY + RINSE
    NO JUICE POUCHES
    OR STRAWS

    • aluminum – e.g. cans, foil, pie pans
    • empty aerosol cans – hairspray, air freshener, whipped cream
    • tin cans – soup, vegetables, tuna, pet foods

    EMPTY + RINSE
    DON’T CRUSH CANS
    NO SCRAP METAL
    NO WIRE HANGERS

  • You don’t need a new bin, simply use
    what you have – blue bin, green bin,
    cart, or box – and put out as much
    recycling as your city or town allows.
    And remember – mix it up!

Download PDF
EXCEPTIONS? No foam containers, plastic bags, “empty” motor oil or antifreeze bottles, “compostable” cups, containers that crinkle (e.g. seedling plug trays), or shatter (e.g. CD cases).
EMPTY + RINSE • DON’T CRUSH CONTAINERS FLAT
GENTLY REPLACE PLASTIC CAPS + LIDS • NO STRAWS
EXCEPTIONS? No broken bottles or jars.
EMPTY + RINSE • REMOVE METAL LIDS + RECYCLE SEPARATELY
EXCEPTIONS? No foil-plastic hybrids (e.g. yogurt lids, juice pouches, chip + candy wrappers)
EMPTY + RINSE • DON’T CRUSH CANS FLAT • DO BUNCH UP FOIL
EXCEPTIONS? No sanitary paper (e.g. napkins, tissues, paper
towels) and no waterproof cardboard (e.g. fridge/freezer boxes,
coffee cups) EXCEPT cartons (e.g. juice, milk, broth).
Please do recycle cartons.
TAPE, LABELS, STAPLES OK • FLATTEN CARDBOARD
DOUBLE-BAG SHREDDED PAPER IN CLEAR BAGS