Mixed Recycling

  • Paper
      • White/colored paper
      • Copy paper ream wrap
      • Envelopes
      • Manila folders
      • Carbonless office forms
      • Post-It notes
      • Newspaper
      • Magazines
      • Hardback/paperback books (remove hardback covers)
      • Junk mail
      • Cereal boxes (remove plastic liner)
      • Pizza boxes (rip in half, greasy half is trash)
      • Corrugated and non-corrugated cardboard
  • Plastic
    • Recycling Symbols 1-5

      • ALL Plastic #1 - 5 (drink bottles, yogurt cups, shampoo bottles, and peanut butter jars); check the bottom of most plastic containers for these symbols

      Recycling Symbols 6-7

      • SOME Plastic #6 (all EXCEPT foam clamshells, foam cups, or plastic cutlery) and SOME Plastic #7 (all EXCEPT "compostable" ware, including Pi/Usdan cups)
      • laundry baskets, milk crates, and large plastic bins
  • Glass
      • Bottles and jars
  • Metal
      • Drink and food cans
      • Aluminum food containers (clean)
      • Aluminum foil (clean)
      • K-Cup foil lids (detach from plastic)
      • Whipped cream containers
These items can not be in mixed recycling bins. Find our multiple collection locations.
  • Other Recycling
      • Milk cartons
      • Juice boxes
      • Soup cartons
      • Aerosol cans (paint only)
      • Batteries (lead acid, NiCad, Li Ion, NiMh, Li)
      • Bubble wrap and packing peanuts
      • Cell phones
      • Computers and electronics
      • Fluorescent bulbs
      • Holiday string lights
      • Motor oil
      • Inkjet and toner cartridges
      • Scrap metal
      • Shoes (wearable)
      • String lights 
      • Textiles (clean linens, towels, clothing)

Trash (Incinerator)

  • SOME Plastic
    • Recycling Symbols 6-7

      • SOME Plastic #6
        • foam clamshells
        • foam cups
        • plastic cutlery
      • SOME Plastic # 7
        • Greenware and other "compostable" plastic cups and lids - Pi cold cups are Greenware
      • Plastic bags (may be marked Plastic #4)
      • Bubble wrap
      • Bubble envelopes
      • Plastic/Tyvek envelopes
      • Plastic wrap
      • K-cup coffee pods
  • SOME Paper
      • Paper cups
      • Paper towels (even if unused) (compostable)
      • Tissues
      • Greasy pizza boxes (the clean part can be recycled)
      • Plastic/Tyvek envelopes (If you are not sure, try the tear test! If you can not tear the envelope, it is not made of enough paper to recycle)
      • Glossy/photo paper
      • Paper with crayon/poster paint
  • Other
      • Pyrex dishes
      • Light bulbs