Orange Bin - Brown Paper Bags & Newspapers
Recycle clean, dry newspapers and inserts. Wet newspapers cannot be accepted. If it is going to rain, please either cover the newspapers or save them for next week. Brown shopping bags are accepted in the orange bin, but not plastic bags. Take plastic bags to grocery stores for recycling.
Orange Bin - Magazines, Catalogs & Telephone Books
All magazines, catalogs, and telephone books are recyclable.
Orange Bin - Cardboard
Clean corrugated cardboard (the kind with a wavy layer in the middle) can be recycled when broken down.
Empty all packing materials and FLATTEN boxes. It is not necessary to cut boxes apart.
Cardboard boxes should be no larger than 3' x 3'.
Pasteboard boxes, such as cereal or shoe boxes can also be flattened and placed in the orange bin for recycling.
Orange Bin - Office Paper & Junk Mail
Office paper and junk mail is recyclable. Please no plastic credit cards or shredded paper. Window envelopes are recyclable. Place the blue bin on top of the orange bin to keep paper from littering the street.
Orange Bin - Paperback Books
Paperback school workbooks, textbooks and coupon books can now be recycled in your orange bin. Paperback novels that are still in good condition should be donated if possible, but damaged or unreadable paperbacks can be recycled.
Orange Bin - Shredded Paper
Shredded paper can be recycled in the orange bin as long as it is contained inside a rolled down paper bag. Please do not put loose shredded paper in the orange bin.