Plastic

Recycling Preparation

Juice, milk cartons, and drink boxes must be rinsed out with the straw and cap removed. Flatten these items, if possible, to make more room in your bin. Do not put plastics in bags.

Accepted Items

Items (clear, opaque, white, or colored) with a recycle symbol and a number 1 to 7 on the bottom:

  • Bottles
  • Jars
  • Jugs

Unaccepted Items

  • Bottles used for hazardous materials (e.g. antifreeze and motor oil)
  • Foam containers
  • Motor oil / chemical containers
  • Plastic wrap or bags