Recyclables Accepted Free of Charge

Although the Recycling Center currently receives most of its recyclables from the curb and drop-off containers located at area grocery stores, numerous other items may be dropped off at the center free of charge.

Types of Recyclables


  • Paper: colored office paper, junk mail, magazines, newsprint (everything that comes with a Sunday paper), books, telephone books
  • Plastics: #1 - #5 plastic containers (butter containers, laundry detergent containers, milk jugs, pop and water bottles, shampoo bottles) only and cartons (milk, juice, broth, soup and other food and beverage cartons)
  • Cardboard: corrugated (brown) boxes, cereal boxes, etc.
  • Metals: non-ferrous (pop cans), ferrous (tin cans & angle iron), steel pipe