How to Recycle Right:

  • Use your green cart with the yellow lid for recycles ONLY
  • No sorting needed
  • Do not put recycles in plastic bags
  • Containers that held food should be rinsed and free of food debris


Acceptable Materials for Curbside Recycling:

  • Plastic Bottles and Containers
  • Food and Beverage Cans
  • Paper
  • Flattened Cardboard and Paperboard
  • Food and Beverage Cartons (cereal, orange juice, etc.)
  • Glass Bottles and Containers

Do NOT include in your mixed recycling cart:

  • NO food waste
  • NO plastic bags and plastic film
  • NO foam cups and containers
  • NO needles  (keep medical waste out of recycling)


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To sign up for service in McIntosh county call 437-6671 for help.