Curbside Recycling

  1. Materials Collected
  2. Carts & Pickup
  3. Clothing & Home Goods

MaTerials Collected

The curbside recycling program includes the collection of the following items:

  • All Number 1 PETE
  • All Number 2 HDPE
  • All Number 3 PVC
  • All Number 4 LDPE
  • All Number 5 PP
  • All Number 7 other plastic containers
  • Aluminum cans
  • Brown paper grocery bags
  • Catalogs
  • Clean aluminum foil
  • Corrugated cardboard
  • Empty aerosol cans
  • Empty paint cans

  • Empty papers
  • Envelopes
  • Formed aluminum containers
  • Formed steel containers
  • Frozen food paper packages
  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Juice boxes
  • Junk mail
  • Magazines
  • Milk cartons
  • Office paper
  • Paperboard
  • Phone books
  • Six-pack and twelve-pack beverage rings
  • Tin/steel/ bimetal cans

Material Not Collected

The curbside recycling program does not include the collection of the following items:

  • Bread Bags
  • Ceramics
  • Chemical cans
  • Crystal
  • Engine blocks
  • Gasoline cans
  • Horseshoes and other scrap metal
  • Mirrors
  • Motor oil
  • Number 6 PS plastic containers
  • Ovenware

  • Paint thinner
  • Pesticide cans
  • Plastic caps and lids
  • Plastic containers larger than two gallons
  • Plastic film
  • Plastic paint buckets
  • Polystyrene packing peanuts and blocks
  • Pots and pans
  • Radiators
  • Shrink wrap
  • Window glass
  • Wire or other metal

Polystyrene

Please be advised there are no markets available for the recycling and reuse of number 6 PS polystyrene plastic containers. Examples of the number 6 PS containers include egg containers and meat trays which are available at the local food and grocery stores. If you place the number 6 PS containers in your recycling cart, Groot Industries will collect it, however, these materials cannot be recycled and are thrown out with garbage and refuse. We ask that you dispose of the number 6 PS polystyrene plastic foam containers with your regular garbage and refuse until further notice.