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What Can I Recycle?

The cart with the YELLOW lid is to be used for recycling ONLY.  The following items can be placed in your recycling cart:

ALUMINUM, TIN, and STEEL CANScans

Lightly rinse beverage and food cans. Empty aerosol cans are accepted. Clean aluminum foil and disposable aluminum pans can also be placed in your recycling cart. Lightly rinse beverage and food cans. Empty aerosol cans are accepted. Clean aluminum foil and disposable aluminum pans can also be placed in your recycling cart.

GLASS 

Lightly rinse glass jars and bottles and throw lids away. DO NOT include window glass, ceramic cups, or dishes, light bulbs, mirrors or broken glass.

PAPER PRODUCTS

 

paper 

Please keep these items dry and remove plastic bags, which can cause the automated sorting system to fail.

  • Newspapers / Magazines
  • Phone Books
  • Catalogs
  • Paper Bags
  • Envelopes (including those with windows)
  • Paper / Junk Mail
  • Paperboard Boxes
  • Milk / Juice Boxes
  • Corrugated cardboard boxes*

*Corrugated cardboard boxes should be broken down so they lay flat and should be of a size that will fit in the recycling cart (for example, refrigerator boxes should be flattened and cut into smaller pieces).  If you have several boxes, and they will not all fit in the recycling cart, place them next to the cart in the broken down state, and the driver will load them into the cart and deposit them into the truck.   

PLASTICS

 

Rinse bottles and throw away the caps or spray pumps. DO NOT include bottles that contained automotive products, pool chemicals, pesticides, fertilizers or any other household hazardous waste.

 

  • Water / Beverage Bottles
  • Laundry Detergent / Bleach Bottles
  • Shampoo Bottles

DO NOT INCLUDE: food waste, plastic films, plastic bags, plastic wrap, or styrofoam cups/containers. 

The following items should be properly disposed of:  automotive fluids, garden chemicals, paint products, cleaners, and flourescent bulbs.  DO NOT PLACE THESE ITEMS IN YOUR RECYCLE BIN.  Contact Waste Management for proper disposal (321.723.4455 or palmbayservice@wm.com).