Bulky/Rigid Plastics Recycling

Large plastic items that cannot be recycled in your blue bin can be recycled at the High­way Department Garage at 1001 Chicago Ave, Mon-Fri from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Items Accepted

• Plastic buckets (with metal handles)
• Plastic laundry basket
• Plastic landscape trays (no soil)
• Plastic toys & playhouses
• Plastic pet carriers
• Plastic coolers
• Plastic dish drainers
• Empty garbage and recycling cans – any size
• 5 gallon water bottles
• Plastic milk/soda crates
• Plastic lawn furniture
• Plastic totes – metal bars removed
• Plastic pallets
• Plastic shelving
• Plastic flower pots (no soil)
• PVC & PET blister packs
• Plastic automotive bumpers
• Plastic coat hangers
• Plexiglass
• Vinyl Fencing (Pieces must be no longer than 4 ft)
• Vinyl Siding (Pieces must be no longer than 4 ft)
• HDPE Pipe (Pieces must be no longer than 4 ft)

Items NOT accepted include:
• PVC Pipe/Tubing
• Plastic drums; Plastic pesticide containers
• Plastic film (grocery bags & stretch film)
• Glass; Metal; Paper;
• Wood
• Clothes; Styrofoam
• Poly-coated paper (orange juice & milk cartons)
• Flexible water hoses
• Hazardous material, medical waste
• Narrow-neck liquid containers