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Recycling Guide

Three General Guidelines of Recycling:
1. Recycle all bottles, cans, and paper
2. Keep items relatively clean
3. Don’t mix plastic bags in with the rest of your recycled items
What You Can Recycle:
 Rigid Plastics/Bottles
- Any plastic bottles or containers found in your kitchen
 Paper and Cardboard
- Cereal/snack cardboard boxes
- Phonebooks, magazines, and mail
- Office Paper, newspaper, and cardboard
 Metals
- Tin, aluminum, and steel cans
 Glass
- Food containers or jars
- Soft drink and beer / wine/ liquor bottles
Don't Recycle:
 Loose/ Soft Plastic
- Plastic shopping bags
- Plastic stretch wrap/ clingfilm
 Polystyrene Foam Cups or Containers
- Take out containers
- Drinking cups
 Soiled/ Dirty Food Items
- Food soiled containers
- Soiled paper products
 Other
- Broken or sharp glass
- Fast food packaging and plastic utensils
Use Special Recycling Bins/ Units For The Following:
 batteries
 lightbulbs
 ink cartridges
 electronic devices and parts
 clothes/ shoes