Recycling

Acceptable Items for Recycling


USA Waste Solutions always wants to remind our customers to recycle responsibly. Please place the following items dry, clean, and loose in your recycling container.  DO NOT BAG your recyclables with plastic bags.

  • Computer Paper
  • Construction Paper
  • Grocery Bags
  • Soda & Beer Boxes
  • Shoe Boxes
  • Clean Pizza Boxes
  • Cardboard Boxes
  • Wax board Containers (Juice Boxes)
  • Egg Cartons
  • Paper Towel Rolls
  • Cups, Plates, & Dinnerware
  • Prescription Pill Containers
  • Soda, Juice, & Beer Cans
  • Canned Food Cans
  • Pet Food Cans
  • Aluminum Foil
  • Pie Trays
  • Metal Jar Lids
  • Gutters (less than 5′ long)
  • Empty Aerosol Cans
  • Bleach & Detergent Containers
  • Household Cleaner Containers
  • Plastic Flower Pots
  • Yogurt cups
  • Newspaper
  • Magazines
  • Catalogs
  • Junk Mail
  • Envelopes
  • Greeting Cards
  • File Folders
  • Phone Books
  • Plastics #1-#7 (With the exception of #6)
  • Milk & Juice Bottles
  • Soda & Water Bottles
  • Shampoo & Soap Bottles

Unacceptable Items for Recycling


The following items are not accepted for recycling and should be thrown away with normal household trash

  • Soiled Pizza Boxes
  • Mirrors
  • Wet & Soiled Paper
  • Pots & Pans
  • Facial & Toilet Tissue
  • Glass Jars
  • Paint & Solvent Containers
  • Paper Towels
  • Microwave Dinner Trays
  • Coat Hangers
  • Light Bulbs
  • Wrapping Paper
  • Styrofoam
  • Windows
  • Ceramics
  • Thin Plastics (bags, etc.)
  • Beer Bottles
  • Wine Bottles
  • Soda Bottles