What can be recycled?


The following can be recycled:


  • Aluminum Cans
  • Aluminum Foil - pie plates
  • Anti-freeze
  • Aseptic Milk/Juice Cartons
  • Lead acid Batteries only
  • CFC Containing appliances (we remove the CFCs for recycling and then place them in the scrap metal pile)
  • Chipboard/Box Board
  • Computer, Fax & Copy Paper
  • Construction Paper
  • Cooking oil
  • Diesel fuel
  • Frozen Food Cartons
  • Glass
  • Glass Bottles - green, clear & brown
  • Juice Boxes
  • Junk Mail - envelopes & coupons
  • Kraft paper - brown grocery bags
  • Magazines & Catalogs
  • Metal/aluminum cans/containers
  • Milk Cartons
  • Newspaper
  • Paper
  • Paper Egg Cartons
  • Plastic Containers - with recycle marking of 1 thru 7
  • Scrap Metal
  • Soft Covered Work Books
  • Telephone & Paper Back Books
  • Tin & Bi-Metallic Containers - aerosol cans
  • Tires - Sealston convenience center only
  • Transmission Fluid
  • White & Colored Ledger Paper
  • White Envelopes
  • Used Oil
  • Yard Waste - Main landfill and Sealston convenience center only

Show All Answers

1. Can I dispose of hazardous materials?
2. What can be recycled?
3. What cannot be accepted at the Purkins - Route 205 Center?
4. What holidays are the convenience centers closed?
5. Do I need a county sticker to use the landfill or convenience centers?
6. Is there a charge for any items from my own residence?
7. Can I get an exemption to allow me to use my business vehicle to drop off my household trash?
8. Can I use a commercial sized vehicle to deliver the waste from construction/cleanup on my property?
9. Where Can I View The Convenience Center Use Policy?
10. How Do I Obtain A County License Decal?