Single Stream (Blue Lidded Cart) Accepted & Non Accepted Materials

Please note that below is a list of common items that are accepted in the blue lidded recycle bin. 

Accepted Items 

Food boxes, cereal boxes, box board, milk cartons

Junk mail

Brown paper



Office and school paper

Aluminum foil and trays

Plastic #1 in the form of a bottle with a screw top (This includes water, soda / beverage, condiment bottles, etc.) & Plastic #2 in the form of a bottle or jug (This includes plastic milk jugs, water, detergent, shampoo bottles, etc.)

Cardboard (cut large boxes down to 2’ X 2’)

Books, magazines, phone books, and catalogs

Non-Accepted Items

Materials contaminated with food waste / grease (Including Pizza boxes)

Plastic #1 not in bottle form with a screw top lid. Such as a plastic tray or clamshell container.

Plastics #3, #4, #5, #6 & #7 or not numbered

Chip & candy wrappers, plastic film

Used paper products (tissues, toilet paper, etc.)

Plastic cutlery

Glass (all types)

Plastic bags, grocery bags, etc.

Construction and demolition material

Loose shredded paper

Metallic wrapping paper

Motor oil containers


Trash / food waste

Vinyl siding

Wax paper, laminated paper