SOUTH SHORE RECYCLING COOPERATIVE

 

 
 
 

Plymouth Recycling Guide

Your town's curbside program collects clean paper, cardboard, bottles and rigid containers in a 'single stream'.  To make sure you are recycling the right way - click here

To learn about other recycling & disposal options visit Recycling A - Z & Hazardous Waste. 


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PAPER, CARDBOARD

 flatten, fold boxes

remove non-paper liners

labels, windows, staples, paper clips are OK

 

boxes

brochures

cardboard

cards

catalogs, magazines

colored paper

envelopes

mail

newspaper, inserts

office paper

paper bags

phone, paperback books

shredded paper in paper bags

 waxy coatings

soiled pizza boxes

drink cartons, cups

egg cartons

napkins, tissue

paper plates

plastic bags

packing material

food - soiled paper

BOTTLES, CANS & CONTAINERS

rinse clean

remove caps/lids

labels, neck rings are OK 

glass bottles & jars

beverage & food cans

aluminum trays, foil

metal lids and caps

rigid plastic containers labeled #1-7

window glass

tableware, cookware

light bulbs

large metal items

paint, aerosol cans

auto fluid containers

styrofoam