Recycling Guidelines

Printable recycling flier

White paper

Includes only all white paper with minimal amounts of black ink. All other paper should be sorted separately as mixed paper -- see below.

Mixed paper

The following type of paper may be comingled for recycling

Items Accepted
  • White or colored paper
  • Coated paper
  • Brochures
  • Pamphlets
  • Letterhead
  • Direct mail items
  • Advertising
  • Envelopes
    (plastic windows OK)
  • Folders
    (Manila, coated, colored)
  • Steno pads
  • Notepads and memo pads
  • Receipts
  • Sticky notes
  • Phone books
  • Chipboard boxes
    (Cereal, frozen food, etc)
  • Corrugated cardboard
    (Small amounts only)
  • Newspapers w/inserts
  • Paperback books/manuals
  • Soft cover books
  • Hard back books
    (with cover removed)
  • Magazines
  • Catalogs

Plastic

All plastics with numbers 1 - 7 printed on them may be comingled for recycling. All containers must be rinsed.

 

Items Accepted Items Not Accepted
  • Food containers
  • Milk jugs
  • Detergent bottles
  • Bleach jugs
  • Butter containers
  • Yogurt containers
  • Juice jugs
  • PET containers
  • High-density polyethylene bottles
    with seams across the bottom
  • Oil bottles
  • Laundry baskets
  • Styrofoam
  • Plastic bags

 

Metal cans

All metal food and beverage cans may be recycled. All cans must be rinsed

Making the recycling program succeed

All items must be sorted and cleaned in order for this program to succeed! The more materials we recycle, the more successful the program will be.