Paper

Acceptable

Brown County recycles all the paper listed below

  • Newspapers and inserts

  • Magazines and books

  • Milk, juice and soup cartons

  • Junk mail and envelopes

  • Phone books and catalogs

  • Writing paper and copier paper

  • Corrugated cardboard

  • Grocery bags

  • Box board and non-corrugated cardboard

 

Follow these instructions when disposing of paper...

  • Paper must be dry and free of free residue or restroom waste

  • Plastic food liners must be removed from boxes

  • Boxes flattened to save space

Unacceptable

  • Tissue paper and other tissue products

  • Paper that is contaminated by food grease or other debris (pizza boxes)

  • Bows and ribbons

  • Gift wrap