Acceptable Materials

ACCEPTABLE ORGANIC MATERIAL LIST

  

FOOD SCRAPS:

 

MEAT, POULTRY, FISH, SHELLFISH, BONES

EGGS, DAIRY PRODUCTS

TABLE SCRAPS, PLATE SCAPINGS

FRUITS, VEGETABLES

BREAD, DOUGH, PASTA, GRAINS

COFFEE GROUNDS, FILTERS, TEA BAGS

BREWERY, WINERY WASTE

 

PLANTS AND WOOD:

 

YARD WASTE, PLANTS, FLOWERS

LANDSCAPE VEGETATION

PAPER, WOOD BYPRODUCTS

WOOD PALLETS, CRATES

PAPER PRODUCTS:

 

PAPER TOWEL/NAPKINS

UNCOATED PAPER TAKE OUT CONTAINERS

NON-PLASTIC CUTLERY AND CONTAINERS

PIZZA DELIVERY BOXES

WAXED CARDBOARD, PAPER

UNCOATED PAPER CUPS, PLATES

WE RECYCLE:

Please place all recyclables into BLUE or CLEAR plastic bags. Cardboard can be placed loosely in the container.

 

Newspaper with inserts
Cardboard
Junk Mail/Flyers
School and Office Paper
Cereal boxes/Pizza boxes
Phone books-Catalogues
All Plastic containers with approved recycling codes
Glass Bottles/Jars
Tin/Aluminum cans
Milk Jugs
Tetra-Paks
Pop/Water/Juice Bottles

WE DO NOT RECYCLE:
Gift Wrap / Tissue paper
Styrofoam
Plastic without approved codes
China/Ceramic plates and cups
String
Light bulbs
Aerosol/Paint cans
Motor oil containers
Building/Renovation materials
Waxed cardboard/wax paper