Residents are not to bag the items being placed into the recycling bins.  Garbage and bagged recycling found inside your recycling bin will be tagged by Waste Management. Items such as clean bottles, cans, paper and cardboard can be recycled but must be placed into the recycling can as is.  Do not bag your recyclables or place plastic bags into the recycling can. Keep out food and liquids as well.

Most Common Contaminants List

Waste Management will take the following items, unbagged and placed directly into the recycling can.

  • Aluminum

  • Colored glass

  • Cardboard

  • Newspapers

  • Tin cans

  • Type 1 and 2 plastics