What items can I recycle?

How to Prepare Your Recyclables

Newspapers
Magazines
Phone Books
Cardboard
Books
All Mail
PRINTER CARTRIDGES

Metal Cans
Aluminum Cans
Aerosol Cans
Pie Pans
Aluminum Foil
Food Cans

Plastic Containers
label 1 – 7
Plastic Food Jars or Plastic Drink Bottles
Milk cartons
Shredded paper
Paper towel rolls
Toilet paper rolls

WHAT ITEMS ARE NOT ACCEPTED?

  • Plastic grocery/ shopping bags (grocery stores will accept them)
  • ANY FOOD OR SOILED PAPER (goes in trash)
  • Paper towels, face or toilet tissues (goes in trash)
  • Styrofoam packaging or peanuts, (UPS & Pony Box stores)
  • Styrofoam meat trays, egg cartons (take to Publix)
  • Poison or pesticide containers, No household chemicals
  • Motor Oil Containers
  • No items contaminated with human or animal waste
  • No tires, car parts, or car batteries
  • No scrap metal, take to Goolsby & Sons Scrap Metal Yard
  • No yard debris, wood or building materials
  • No paints, paint cans or trays, or paint brushes
  • Containers that contained flammables
  • Glass window panes, Mirrors, Perfume bottles, Candle jars
  • Crystal, Drinking glasses or Stemmed glass
  • Crockery, Ceramics, Pyrex-type glass, glass bottles or jars
  • Light Bulbs, Fluorescent or CFL (they contain mercury)
  • Plastic Toys, Hoses, Wires, Furniture, Cords or Cables,
  • Wire coat hangers (take back to cleaners)