There are probably more things that can be recycled than most people realize.
Here is a list of the most common items that should be recycled:
- Acid Batteries
- Aluminum Cans
- Building Materials
- Electronic equipment
- Glass (particularly bottles and jars)
- Plastic Bags
- Plastic Bottles
- Steel Cans
- White Goods (Appliances)
- Writing/Copy Paper
- Yard Waste
Some of the items listed above will require special handling procedures and special recycling places or events. Just ask your local recycling office (city, county, or state) for assistance and information.
Know more items that can be recycled? Add your suggestions below.