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Fiber (Paper) Recycling

NOTICE  EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2018: PLEASE REMOVE GLASS FROM YOUR RECYCLING BIN PLEASE PLACE GLASS IN YOUR WASTE RECEPTACLE ​THANK-YOU, MCSWMA 249-4125

 

Office

  • Cardboard boxes
  • Sticky notes
  • Manila envelopes
  • Envelopes
  • White & colored paper
  • Non-wax paper cups
  • File Folders
  • Business Cards

Household

  • Newspaper & inserts
  • Magazines
  • Cardboard
  • Paperback & hardcover books
  • Paper board (cereal, shoe, & food boxes)
  • Pizza boxes
  • Toilet paper & paper towel rolls
  • Junk mail
  • Brown paper bags
  • Receipts
  • Cardboard egg cartons
  • Phone books

Non-Acceptable Materials

  • ​​Glass
  • Plastic bags, baggies, & wrap
  • Any wrapper with foil
  • Chip bags
  • Bread bags
  • Styrofoam
  • Photo paper
  • Photographs
  • Wax-coated items
  • Bubble wrap
  • Pet food bags
  • Christmas lights
  • Medical supplies
  • Garden hoses
  • Rubber
  • Tires
  • Box fans
  • Vacuum cleaners
  • No food
  • Sharps
  • Plastic fence
  • Electronic waste
  • TV’s, VCR’s, or DVD players
  • Computers

 

Place fiber items in a bin, hard walled container or paper bag. DO NOT put items in garbage or plastic bags