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What's Recyclable?

The following materials can be placed curbside or taken to the recycling drop off center located at the Maintenance Facility at 150 Illinois Street:

Please remember all food and beverage containers should be rinsed.This helps reduce bugs and rodents in the trash.


Glass Beverage Bottles & Food Jars

Aluminum, Tin & Steel Cans

Milk/Juice Cartons & Drink Boxes

Plastic Bottles #1 - #7

Plastic Milk Containers

Magazines & Phone Books

Newspapers & Junk Mail

Glossy Paper, Fax Paper

Shipping Boxes (flatten)

Business Forms (carbonless)

File Folders & Index Cards

White & Brown Paper Bags

Flattened Cardboard

Cereal Boxes

Styrofoam - with Identification Numbers (non- dyed, recyclable) 

Empty Aerosol & Paint Cans

Wire Coat Hangers

Clean Aluminum Foil


Soiled Towels, Napkins, Pizza boxes ( covers only but must be free of oil and cheese).

Soiled Paper Cups, Plates

Carbon Paper

Hard-Cover Books



Tape, String

Rubber Bands

Paper with Wax or Plastic Coating

Florescent Paper

Scrap Metal

Broken Glass

Helium or Propane Tanks


For more information call (310) 524-2709.

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