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A - Z Recycling List

Item  
6-Pack Holder Trash
Aerosol Can Drop-off Recyclable Curbside Recyclable
Air Conditioner Drop-off Recyclable
Aluminum Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Aluminum Can Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Aluminum Foil Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Aluminum Pie Pan Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Aluminum Take-Out Container Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Ammunition & Explosives Hazardous Waste
Antifreeze Hazardous Waste
Antifreeze Bottle Trash
Appliance Drop-off Recyclable
Art Supplies Reuse
Artificial Christmas Tree Reuse Trash
Asphalt Drop-off Recyclable
Auto Part (Car Part) Drop-off Recyclable
Auto/Truck Tire Drop-off Recyclable
Automobile (Car or Truck) Drop-off Recyclable
Automotive Battery Drop-off Recyclable
Automotive Fluids (other than motor oil & antifreeze) Hazardous Waste
Baling Twine Drop-off Recyclable
Battery, Alkaline Drop-off Recyclable
Battery, Button Hazardous Waste
Battery, Lithium-Ion Hazardous Waste
Battery, Other Hazardous Waste
Battery, Rechargeable Hazardous Waste
BBQ Grill, Charcoal Drop-off Recyclable Reuse
BBQ Grill, Gas Drop-off Recyclable Reuse
Bicycle Drop-off Recyclable Reuse
Bicycle Tire Drop-off Recyclable
Bicycle Tube Drop-off Recyclable
Binder Reuse Trash
Blister Packs / Packaging Trash
Blueprint Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Brick and Pavers Drop-off Recyclable Reuse
Bubble Wrap / Air Pillows Drop-off Recyclable
Bulky Rigid Plastics Drop-off Recyclable
Camera or Camcorder Drop-off Recyclable
Candy or Food Wrapper Trash
Car Seat Drop-off Recyclable
Cardboard Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable Reuse
Carpet Trash Reuse
Carpet Padding Trash
Carpet Roll Tube Trash
Carton Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
CD/DVD Player Drop-off Recyclable Reuse
CDs & DVDS Reuse Trash
Cell Phone Drop-off Recyclable
Ceramic Dish Trash Reuse
Cereal Liner Bag Trash
Christmas Lights Drop-off Recyclable
Clear Plastic Berry and Salad Container Trash
Clothing and Fabric Reuse
Coffee Grounds Compost
Compostable Serving ware/Dishware Trash Compost
Computer Accessory Drop-off Recyclable
Computer Monitor Drop-off Recyclable
Computer Tower Drop-off Recyclable
Concrete Drop-off Recyclable
Construction Paper Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Cooking Oil and Grease Drop-off Recyclable
Corrugated Plastic Sign Trash
Electronics Drop-off Recyclable
Envelopes with Bubble Wrap Inside Trash Reuse
Extension Cord Drop-off Recyclable
Eyeglasses Drop-off Recyclable
Fire Extinguisher Hazardous Waste
Flammable Liquid Hazardous Waste
Foam Trash
Foam Packing Peanuts Trash Reuse
Food Grade Styrofoam Trash
Food Waste Compost
Freon-Containing Appliance Drop-off Recyclable
Frozen Food Box Trash
Furnace Filter Trash
Furniture Reuse
Garden Hose Trash
Glass Bottle or Jar Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Glue Hazardous Waste
Hard Cover Book Drop-off Recyclable
Hearing Aid Drop-off Recyclable
Helium Tank Drop-off Recyclable
Herbicide Hazardous Waste
Household Cleaners Hazardous Waste
Household Item Reuse
Label or Sticker Trash
Lawnmower Drop-off Recyclable
Light Blub - LED Trash
Light Bulb - CFL Drop-off Recyclable
Light Bulb - Fluorescent Tube Drop-off Recyclable
Light Bulb - Halogen Trash
Light Bulb - Incandescent Trash
Light Bulb Ballast Hazardous Waste Drop-off Recyclable
Lighter Hazardous Waste
Live Christmas Tree Drop-off Recyclable
Manure Trash Compost
Mattress Drop-off Recyclable
Medical Equipment and Supplies Drop-off Recyclable
Mercury Thermometer Hazardous Waste
Metal Barrel or Drum Drop-off Recyclable
Metal Coat Hanger Drop-off Recyclable
Metal Lid Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Metal Trash Can Drop-off Recyclable
Microwave Drop-off Recyclable
Microwave Popcorn Bag Trash
Mixed Paper Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Motor Oil Drop-off Recyclable
Motor Oil Bottle Trash
Office and School Supplies Reuse
Packaging Styrofoam or Polystyrene Foam Trash
Paint - Latex Drop-off Recyclable
Paint - Oil Based and Lacquers Hazardous Waste Drop-off Recyclable
Paper Bag Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Paper Cup Trash
Paper Egg Carton Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Paper Envelope Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Paper Napkin Trash Compost
Paper Towel Trash Compost
Paper Towel or Toilet Paper Tube Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Paperback Book Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Paperboard Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Paperboard Sign Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Party Try/Plastic Tray Trash
Pesticide Hazardous Waste
Pet Waste Trash
Photo Chemical Hazardous Waste
Photograph or Film Trash
Pizza Box Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Plastic Barrel or Drum Drop-off Recyclable
Plastic Bucket Drop-off Recyclable
Plastic Caps & Lids Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Plastic CD & DVD Cases Trash Reuse
Plastic Coat Hanger Trash Reuse
Plastic Container #1 through #7 Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Plastic Cup Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable Trash
Plastic Film Sign Drop-off Recyclable
Plastic Flower Pots Drop-off Recyclable Reuse
Plastic Grocery Bags and Plastic Film Drop-off Recyclable
Plastic Halloween Pumpkin Reuse
Plastic Jug Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Plastic Lawn Furniture Drop-off Recyclable
Plastic Pallet Drop-off Recyclable Reuse
Plastic Peanut Butter Jar Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Plastic Pet Carrier Drop-off Recyclable Reuse
Plastic Play Structure Drop-off Recyclable
Plastic Take-Out Container Trash
Plastic Toy Trash Reuse
Plastic Tub Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Plastic Tube Trash
Porcelain (Sinks, Toilets, Dishes) Drop-off Recyclable
Pot or Pan Drop-off Recyclable
Prescription Drug Hazardous Waste
Printer Cartridge Drop-off Recyclable
Propane Canister Hazardous Waste
Pumpkin Compost
PVC Pipe Trash
Pyrex Dish Trash Reuse
Receipt Paper Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Reusable Building Supplies Reuse
Ribbons and Bows Trash Reuse
Rock and Gravel Drop-off Recyclable
Rubbermaid Storage Bin Drop-off Recyclable
Satellite dish Drop-off Recyclable
Scrap Metal Drop-off Recyclable
Shingles, Asphalt Trash
Shingles, Wood Drop-off Recyclable Trash
Shoes Reuse
Shredded Paper Drop-off Recyclable
Single-Use Serving ware Trash
Smoke Detector or Carbon Monoxide Detector Trash
Sod Compost Drop-off Recyclable
Spiral Notebook Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Sporting Goods Reuse
Stroller Trash Reuse
Styrofoam Cooler Trash Reuse
Syringes/"sharps" Hazardous Waste
Take Out Food Container Trash Compost Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Telephone Drop-off Recyclable
Telephone Book Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Television Drop-off Recyclable
Tile Drop-off Recyclable
Tin Can Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Tire Rim Drop-off Recyclable
Tissue Wrapping Paper Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Toiletries Reuse
Tools Reuse Drop-off Recyclable
Tupperware Food Storage Container Trash Reuse
Tyvek Envelope Trash Reuse
Video Game System Reuse Drop-off Recyclable
Videotape or Cassette Tape Trash Reuse
Vinyl Fencing Trash Reuse
Vitamin or Prescription Bottle Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Water Filter Trash
Waxed Cardboard Trash Compost
Window Glass Drop-off Recyclable
Wine Cork Reuse Trash
Wire Drop-off Recyclable
Wood Pallet Drop-off Recyclable Reuse
Wood Waste Drop-off Recyclable
Wood, Treated or Painted Trash Reuse
Wood, Untreated Drop-off Recyclable
Woven Plastic Feed Bag Trash
Wrapping Paper Curbside Recyclable Drop-off Recyclable
Yard Trimmings Compost Drop-off Recyclable
Yoga Mat Trash Reuse

About this Tool

This information was compiled by the City of Fort Collins Waste Reduction & Recycling Team. Any recycler wishing to be added to this list may contact cmVjeWNsaW5nQGZjZ292LmNvbQ==. If you can’t find the answer to your question here, please call us at 970-221-6288.

***DISCLAIMER***

The information provided in this tool is compiled as a service to Fort Collins Residents. Contact information has been provided for the listed locations, and it is encouraged that you call ahead to verify the location, materials accepted, and hours of operation. Inclusion in this list is not an endorsement by the City of Fort Collins.