Recycling

Dumpsters for recycling are open to Borough Residents ONLY!

Residents are responsible for the separation of recyclable materials from solid waste as well as for their preparation and placement in appropriately labeled dumpsters.

Recyclables we accept:

Clear and Colored Glass (brown, green and blue) – All bottles and jars must be emptied and rinsed. And all caps and lids must be removed. NO window panes, light bulbs, mirrors, or ceramics allowed.

Metal  – Both steel and aluminum cans, aluminum foil, aluminum foil plates, metal pots & pans and small metal appliances. All must be emptied and rinsed.

Plastic – Includes #1 – #7 plastic bottles (soda, milk, shampoo, condiments, yogurt, butter, pet food and detergent). For all materials, empty and rinse, discard caps and lids, and flatten. NO plastic bags.

Paper (dry & clean) – Newspaper, magazines, shredded paper, phone books, paper bags, junk mail, envelopes, file folders and shredded paper.

Cardboard – Includes  corrugated cardboard, chipboard such as cereal, tissue, pasta and shoe boxes.  All cardboard and chipboard must be broken down.

For more on what we do not accept see our recycling link.

**Please note all recycling dumpsters located near the Borough Barn on S. 4th St. are under surveillance**

 

 

 

 

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