Paper

(Last Updated: 12/11/2018)

Recycle mail, junk mail, envelopes, catalogs, magazines, newspaper, office paper, lined paper, colored paper, paper bags, packaging boxes, milk and juice cartons, and soft cover books.
 
Do not put shredded paper into the recycling bin. See shredded paper information.

Recycle
Recyclable: Flat, dry, and clean paper larger than postcard size. Envelope windows and staples are OK.
 
Remove plastic bags and binding (plastic or metal) before recycling. Do not bag recyclables. Recyclables should be loose (not bagged).
 
Not recyclable: Dirty or wet paper. Paper smaller than a postcard size. Receipts, tissue paper, shiny/glossy gift wrap, padded bubble mailers, laminated paper.

Reduce
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