Where Nature's Close, & Friends are Closer

Recycling Information & Instructions

Containers & Metal

  • Place glass containers in a paper bag, and then place the paper bag in your recycling bin
  • Place tin cans, and other metal objects directly into the recycling bin
  • Place plastic containers directly in the bin; however, a plastic bottle must have a neck, or it will not be accepted
  • Note: Please be sure to remove lids, and rinse containers thoroughly

Paper Products

  • Place scrap paper such as junk mail, paper egg cartons, cereal boxes, cracker, and shoe boxes, coupons, writing paper, and greeting cards into a paper bag, and then place the paper bag into your recycling bin
  • Break down and flatten cardboard. Place smaller pieces on the bottom of the recycling bin, and place larger pieces (up to 36”) under the recycling bin
  • Place phone books, magazines and newspapers directly into the bin

What NOT to Place in Your Recycling Bins:

  • Plastic bags
  • Plastic bottles without necks
  • Light bulbs
  • Flower vases
  • Drinking glasses
  • Window glass
  • Plastic tubs or yogurt containers
  • Petroleum or petroleum products
  • Pesticide or Herbicide containers



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