What Can I Recycle?

Here's a pdf link from Republic Services on what can be recycled.
https://www.republicservices.com/residents/all-in-one-recycling

YES — ACCEPTABLE RECYCLABLE MATERIALS (When recycling, ensure your recyclables are empty, clean and dry).

• Newspaper             
• Envelopes
 Junk mail
 Phone books
 Brochures
 Magazines
 Ream wrappers
 File folders
 Poster board
 Frozen food boxes
 Cardboard boxes
 Milk cartons
 Water bottles
 Take-out containers
 Soda Bottles
 Bagges film plastics
• Aluminum beverages
• Food cans
• Pots, pans, tins and utensils
• Scrap metal
 


NO — UNACCEPTABLE MATERIALS

** NO GLASS JARS OR BOTTLES WILL BE ACCEPTED
Glass can be taken to any Ripple Glass recycling drop-off center around the Metro area and in Lawrence, 
KS. Please visit www.rippleglasskc.com for a list of drop-off locations.

Other unacceptable materials include:
• Aerosol cans
• Batteries
• Clothing
• Food waste
• Mirrors
• Ceramic
• Stickers/Address labels
 Styrofoam
• Pyrex
• Glass windows
 Automotive Product Bottles 
• Blueprints 
• Carbon Paper 
• Construction Paper 
• Drink Pouches 
• Egg Cartons 
• Film Canisters 
• Foil 
• Frozen Juice Containers or Straws 
• Gift Wrap 
• Hanging Folders 
• Hardback Books 
• Motor Oil Bottles 
• Paper Plates or Cups 
• Paper Towels 
• Paperback Books 
• Photographs 
• Pizza Boxes
• Plastic Bags 
• Plastic Cereal Box or Cake Box Liner Bags 
• Plastic Lids or 6-Pack Holders 
• Scrap Metal 
• Shredded Paper 
• Tissue Paper 
• Trash 
• Vitamin or Prescription Bottles 
• Wax Cardboard