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RECYCLABLE MATERIAL HOW TO PREPARE EXAMPLES DO NOT MIX WHERE ACCEPTED


ALUMINUM

Drain, separate from scrap

Beverage cans, chairs,

foil, pie pans

Hint: A magnet will not stick to aluminum

All Convenience Centers

ANTIFREEZE Place in closed container Automotive antifreeze
5 gallon limit per citizen per visit (No businesses)
Any other liquids  Waste Mgmt. Facility ONLY
BATTERIES
(Lead-acid)
No preparation needed Boat, car, lawn
mower and motorcycle


All Convenience Centers
BATTERIES
(Rechargeable)
Tape terminal/contact
with electrical or duct tape
Li-ion, Ni-Cd, NI-MH
Nickel Zinc, Ni-Zin, SSLA/Pb
Alkaline All Convenience Centers
BRUSH


Brush and small tree limbs      


Waste Mgmt. Facility ONLY
CARDBOARD Please flatten boxes

Hint: has a wavy layer between two pieces of paperboard

Beverage or cereal boxes, waxed  All Convenience Centers
CELL PHONES No preparation needed

 Cell phones and accessories


All Convenience Centers
ELECTRONICS Can not have been
exposed to moisture

Computers, CD and DVD players


All Convenience Centers
FIRE WOOD Cut in lengths for stoves



Waste Mgmt. Facility ONLY
LEAVES Bags will need to be emptied Leaves ONLY Brush, limbs, trash Waste Mgmt. Facility ONLY
METAL Hint: magnet will stick to metal and not aluminum Appliances, tanks (must be cut in half, recommend using a professional) 
woven wire fencing
No barbed wire All Convenience Centers
MIXED PAPER Please flatten boxes Catalogs, food boxes, news and notebook paper, phonebooks Tissue, paper cups, plates or towels All Convenience Centers
MULCH
Separate from yard debris



Waste Mgmt. Facility ONLY
OIL 5 gallon limit per visit Diesel fuel, fuel oil, 
motor oil, transmission fluid 

Waste Mgmt. Facility ONLY
OIL FILTERS Place in leak proof container

Any type of oil filters (No businesses)


All Convenience Centers
PLASTIC #1
Must have a neck
Remove lids, drain, rinse Cooking oil, mouthwash, water


All Convenience Centers
PLASTIC #2
Must have a neck
Remove lids, drain, rinse Bleach, coffee, detergent


All Convenience Centers
PRINTER CARTRIDGES Place in a sealed bag Ink and toner cartridges No re-manufactured All Convenience
Centers
PROPANE TANKS Required to be cut in half (Recommend using a  professional to do so) 

All Convenience
Centers
RUBBLE
Unlimited clean loads 

Asphalt, brick, concrete,block

Re-bar, trash, wire Waste Mgmt. Facility ONLY
STEEL CANS Must be empty Pet food, soup, vegetable Aluminum All Convenience
Centers
STUMPS Not accepted

Call
TEXTILES Must be clean and dry Blankets, clothes, curtains, sheets,shoes, towels Carpets, pillows, rugs All Convenience Centers
TIRES 8 per citizen, per fiscal year (July 1 - June 30) Passenger or light pick up tires only. Large tires are accepted at 
Emanuel Tire for a charge.

Waste Mgmt. Facility ONLY
WOOD No heavy metal fasteners
Untreated fence posts, lumber Painted, plywood, pressed, treated All Convenience Centers