Plastic

Acceptable 

  • All food, beverage & household bottles

  • Jars & jugs

  • Dairy containers & lids

  • Deli, bakery & produce containers & lids

To recycle your plastic bottles follow these easy steps:

  1. Remove & throw away caps and pumps from bottles

  2. Empty contents & rinse.  You do not need to remove labels

  3. Place uncapped & empty plastic containers in your recycling bin along with your other recyclables.

Recycling 1 ton of plastic saves the equivalent of 1,000 - 2,000 gallons of gasoline

Want to know more about what these symbols means?  Read about it here

Unacceptable 

  • Plastic bags, wrap or film

  • Motor oil bottles 

  • Styrofoam containers

  • Solvent, adhesive or chemical containers

  • Paint containers

  • Medical supplies

  • Plastic toys, flower pots, garden plastics

  • Pesticide or herbicide containers