How Things Work
by Peter Schulz
Recycle Only - No Trash - When Bins Full Use Compactor
|● Paper products go in the yellow bin.
- Telephone Books
- Corrugated Cardboard (flatten and cut to
3' x 3' maximum)
- Kraft Bags (Paper Grocery Bags)
- Beverage Cartons
- Dry Food Boxes
|● Recyclable containers go in the blue bin.
- Plastic containers #1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 7
- Glass Bottles and Jars
- Aluminum Cans, Foil, and Pie Plates
- Drink Boxes
- Milk and Juice Cartons
- Steel Cans
|● Because contamination affects the marketability of the collected materials, do not to place the following in the recycle bins.
- Junk Mail
- Cereal Boxes
- Plastic Grocery Bags
- Tin Cans
- Food Waste
And if all of this seems too complicated, just use the trash compactor.