What belongs in each container?

Commonly disposed of items are included in the alphabetized list below. The color-coding indicates proper sorting. Contact us for information regarding any unlisted item. Proper sorting makes a difference. Avoid contamination by sorting your recyclables properly. Click here for a list of common items that contaminate the recyclables stream.


Items in gray belong in the garbage container.
Items in green belong in the organics container.
Items in blue belong in the recycling container.