Single Stream Recycling Guidelines
-CARDBOARD: Cereal Boxes, Pasta Boxes, Shipping Boxes, Corrugated Boxes (no packing materials or pizza boxes)
-PAPER: Newspapers, Junk Mail, Envelopes, Catalogs, Soft Cover Books, Telephone Books, Brown Bags, Magazines & Inserts, White & Colored Paper (no metal bindings)
PLASTIC: 1-7, Clean Food & Beverage Containers, Milk, Water & Detergent Bottles Example: (1) , (2) or (3) on bottom.
GLASS: Bottles & Containers (any color, No Lids)
CANS: Clean Aluminum, Tin, Steel, Pie Plates, Trays, Foil (must be put in trash if any residual food)
-Windows, Glass, Mirrors & Light Bulbs
-Dishes, Pyrex, Ceramics
-Foam Packaging, Styrofoam, Plastic Bags, Plastic Wrap, Plastic Film
-Recyclables containing food waste, paint or oils
-Large Steel Items, Car Parts, Small Appliances, Etc.
-Electronics (TVs, Computers, Etc.)*
-Hazardous Material (Poisons), Batteries, Fluorescent Bulbs*
-YARD WASTE: Leaves, Grass, Branches (picked up by Town)
-Trash, Diapers, Clothing
If in doubt, call and ask or throw out! Wishful recycling spoils everything!
HOW TO PREPARE RECYCLABLES:
All clean recyclables go into your recycling container loose. NO SORTING NECESSARY!
*While these items are not accepted curbside, please visit your town’s
website, www.robertwrightdisposal.com, or call us at 518-439-3376 for
further information on recycling or proper disposal of these items.