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Curbside Recycling Program

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The Farmington curbside recycling program began in December 2009.
 

                        Acceptable Recyclable Items Include

PAPER
brochures
catalogs
computer paper
junk mail
magazines
mixed office paper
newspaper
telephone books
wrapping paper
CARDBOARD
cardboard (flatten/cut)
cereal boxes
drink cartons
food boxes & cartons
gift & tissue boxes
milk & juice cartons
paper bags
paperboard
 
PLASTICS 1-7
clear & colored bottles
food & juice bottles
milk jugs & bottles
plastic bottles
plastic containers
plastic grocery bags
soda pop bottles
water jugs & bottles
laundry jugs & bottles
METALS
aluminum cans
aluminum pans
steel cans
tin cans
various good cans



 


                        Unacceptable Recyclable Items Include
 

aerosol cans
car batteries
china & ceramics
cookware & clothing
carpet & carpet pad
glass (any kind)
pizza boxes
disposable diapers
food & liquid waste
light bulbs & tubes
aluminum foil
motor oil
grass & tree clippings
plastic toys
wax paper
 
small appliances
styrofoam packaging
trash & yard waste
paper plate & cups
construction & wood debris
household hazardous waste