List of Acceptable & Unacceptable Items

The following lists describe what is and isn’t acceptable to deposit at any of our drop-off locations. If you have any questions about these items, feel free to contact us.

Please be respectful and only deposit acceptable items!

Accepted Items

  • Acceptable Paper: Office paper, newspaper, magazines, catalogs, junk mail, cereal boxes, soda and beer cartons, soft cover and paper back books- Not if contaminated with food or grease
  • Acceptable Cardboard: Corrugated only. No Pizza boxes
  • Acceptable Plastics:  1 and 2 only
  • Acceptable Bi-Metal, Tin and Aluminum: Cans only
  • Acceptable Glass: All color food and beverage bottles only. NO ceramics, mirrors, plate glass, dishes, or light bulbs
  • If you deposit unacceptable items, you are contaminating the material and are illegally dumping.

Not Accepted Items

  • Trash of any kind
  • Ceramics, plate glass, dishes, or light bulbs
  • Electronics
  • Furniture
  • Number 3 – 7 plastics
  • Black plastics of any number
  • Grocery bags or plastic film
  • Beer or soda cartons
  • Wax covered paper
  • Egg cartons or like material
  • Pizza boxes
  • Waste oil
  • Styrofoam
  • Wood, lumber, & pallets
  • Car batteries
  • White goods (ie. Refrigerators, Stoves, Air Conditioners, etc.)
  • Tires
  • Yard waste & construction debris
  • CFL & fluorescent light bulbs
  • Propane tanks
  • Restaurant oil
  • Road kill
  • Scrap metal

** Contact the Waste Authority to find out how to properly dispose of the item if our drop-off locations do not accept it**


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