Do’s and Don’t of Recycling

By | January 29, 2017

The following information was taken from the web-site of GFL (Green for Life), the current refuse removal service for the Township.  You can help them become more efficient by considering what is and isn’t allowed in your recycling bin.

do  DO RECYCLE THE FOLLOWING:

  • Cardboard & Paper Bags
  • Paperboard Magazines & Catalogs
  • Junk Mail
  • Phone Books
  • Newspaper
  • Office Paper
  • Steel & Tin Cans
  • Clear Glass
  • Colored Glass
  • Kitchen Cookware
  • Aluminum Cans
  • Plastic Jugs/Bottles
  • Household Plastic (#1 – #7)
  • Plastic Bags
dontDO NOT RECYCLE THE FOLLOWING: 
  • Paper Milk or Juice Cartons
  • Styrofoam Containers/Packing
  • Garbage/Compost Food Waste
  • Propane Tanks
  • Paint Cans
  • Medical Waste/Syringes
  • Flammable Liquids
  • Household Cleaners
  • Chemicals (Dry or Liquid)
  • Wood Items
  • Concrete
  • Electrical Cords/Batteries
  • Garden Hoses
  • Tires