What Shouldn't Go in My Recycling Bin?

Unaccepted Items

Items not accepted in your 96-gallon cart are listed below:

  • Batteries
  • Clothing or fabric
  • Glassware, light bulbs, plate or window glass
  • Hazardous waste, electronics & paint
  • Household garbage or food waste
  • Plastic bags, plastic film or wrap
  • Ropes, hoses, cords, tarps or wire
  • Rubber or tires
  • Styrofoam
  • Waxed pasteboard/cardboard
  • Yard waste, landscape debris, stone or rocks

Contact Public Works Department for proper disposal of the above non-recyclable items.

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1. Where Should I Place My Garbage Container and Recycling Bin?
2. What Should Go in My Recycling Bin?
3. What Shouldn't Go in My Recycling Bin?
4. My Recycling Bin is Damaged/Lost. What Should I Do?
5. Where can I Drop Off Recyclables That Don't Fit in the Bins/Aren't Accepted in the Recycling Bins?