Almost everything! It’s amazing how many items can be reused or recycled, and likely that you’ve come in contact with a handful of them even today.

Common items to recycle:

  • Glass bottles and containers, such as water bottles, wine bottles, or jars
  • Plastic bottles and containers, such as milk jugs, soap bottles, and yogurt tubs
  • Plastic items such as cutlery, disposable plates, and blister packaging
  • Metal containers like food cans and soda cans
  • Metal items like aluminum, scrap metal, and wire
  • Paper items like newspaper, magazines, documents, receipts, and cardboard
  • Batteries for both electronics and vehicles
  • Personal electronics including phones and computers
  • Appliances including microwaves and refrigerators

Recycling centers can help you recycle confidently and correctly every time.


  • Clean your containers

  • Handle glass & sharp metal with care

  • Don’t throw out pop tabs & lids

  • Bring reusable bags to the grocery store

  • Help save forests by subscribing to online news

  • Get a professional service to handle your recycling

  • Put food-stained cardboard into compost

  • Reuse or recycle bottles

  • Ditch plastic straws and takeout cutlery in favor of reusable utensils