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Examples of plastic Recyclable Plastic
When recycling plastic, empty and scrape all containers.

Recycling Cart

All plastic items labeled 1 through 7 inside the chasing arrows.*
  • Compact disc cases
  • Detergent bottles
  • Flower pots
  • Hard plastic toys
  • Juice and milk jugs
  • Large reusable water bottles
  • Medicine bottles
  • Shampoo bottles
  • Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) pipe
  • Soda, water, mouthwash, and mustard containers
  • Spray bottles
  • Squeezable bottles (e.g. honey)
  • Yogurt and margarine tubs
*Return clean plastic bags to grocery store for recycling. Soiled plastic bags and polystyrene foam goes in the garbage cart.

Garbage Cart
  • Bubble wrap
  • Compact discs
  • Credit cards
  • Disposable diapers
  • Hangers
  • Hoses
  • Polystyrene foam
  • Pools
  • Shoes
  • Soiled plastic bags 
  • Tarps
  • Toys
  • Utensils