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A-Z Recycling List

What do you want to recycle? Keywords
CDs, Disks,Tapes that are commercially produced Disc, DVD, VHS, VHS, Tape, Movie, Cassette Tape, Video Tape, Reel to Reel Tape 
Aerosol Cans hair spray, spray paint, spray can,  
Aggregates Asphalt, Concrete, Masonry, Rock, Gravel, Cement, Brick 
Aluminum soda can, pop can, can, aluminum can, beer can, aluminum foil, foil, pie pan, pie tray, tin foil, food tray, metal food tray, foil wrap, cooking foil, aluminum take out container 
Ammunition bullet 
Antifreeze Coolant 
Appliances (large) refrigerator, stove, oven, washing machine, dryer, dish washer, dishwasher, AC unit, Water heater 
Appliances (small) blender, coffee maker, coffee pot, toaster, toaster oven, food processor 
Art Supplies Art, Craft, Craft Supplies, Fabric, Notation, Artist supplies, Scrapbook, Glass, Gift wrap, Party Supplies, Frame,  
Aseptic Packaging juice box, milk carton, carton, soy milk carton, almond milk carton, tetra pak, gable top carton, broth carton, soup carton 
Automobiles Car, Truck, Motor Vehicle, Vehicle, Auto 
Baling Twine Twine, Baler twine, Binder twine, Hay bale twine, Hay Baler Twine, Poly twine, Bale twine 
Barrels and Drums Oil Drum, Poly Drum, Drum, Barrel 
Batteries, Auto and Truck Car battery, Automotive battery, engine battery 
Batteries, Household Battery, Alkaline battery, Lithium battery, Nickel cadmium battery, AA battery, AA batteries, AAA battery, AAA batteries, D cell, C battery, C batteries, 9-volt battery, 9-volt batteries, 9 volt battery, 9 volt batteries, nine volt 
Batteries, rechargeable  
Bicycles Bike, Bike frame, Bicycle frame, Trike, Tricycle, Unicycle, Bike parts, Bike chain 
Binders Binder, Plastic binder 
Books Book, Soft-Bound Book, Textbook 
Bricks & Pavers paving stone, brick, flagstone 
Bubble Wrap  
Building Supplies Lumber, Window, Doors, Fixtures, Fixture, Plumbing 
Bulky #2 Plastics Large plastic, Large #2 plastic, Large 2, Bucket, Kid Toy, Kids Toy, Plastic Playground Equipment, Plastic Sandbox, Playground 
Cameras and camcorders Video camera, Digital camera 
Carpet Padding Under layer 
Catalogs  
CDs and DVDs (Not Commercially Produced) Homemade CD, Homemade DVD, Disc, Homemade Disc 
Cell Phones Tablet, Iphone, Android, Smart phone, Flip phone, cellar phone 
Ceramics Porcelain, Sink, Toilet 
Children's Car Seats car seats 
Christmas Trees Xmas tree, Holiday tree, Christmas Tree 
Clothing and Fabrics Clothes, Fabric, Dress, Skirt, Skort, Coat, Shirt, Old Clothes, Socks, Sweater, Pants, Shorts, Blouse, Jacket 
Computers and Printers Monitor, CPU, Laptop, Tablet, E-reader, Kindle, Nook, Ipad 
Construction and Demolition Debris Debris, Construction, Construction waste, Lumber, Asphalt Shingle, Shingle, Drywall, Ceramic 
Contacts Lenses and Blister Packs Contact, Contact Lens, Blister Pack, Contacts 
Cooking Oil and Grease  
Copiers Photo copier, Copier 
Corrugated Cardboard  
Dry Cleaning Bags & Coat Hangers  
DVD Players VHS Player, Blu-ray, VHS, DVD 
Electronics Electronic, Audio equipment, Stereo equipment, Speaker, Mixer, Stereo 
Extension Cords  
Eyeglasses Eye Glasses, Glasses 
Fixtures Light fixture, Light housing 
Foam & Foam Cushions  
Foam Packing Peanuts packing peanuts, Styrofoam 
Food Waste Food scrap, Vegetable, Vegetable scrap, Kitchen trimming, Food, Table scrap  
Freon-containing appliances air conditioner freezer refrigerator fridge 
Furniture Chair, Sofa, Couch, Lazy chair, Armchair, Bed, Table, Dresser, Shelf, Shelves, Bookcase 
Games and Toys Game, Toy, Board Game, Sandbox, Playground, Slide, Bucket 
Glass Bottles and Jars Glassware, Stemware 
Hard Backed Books Textbook, Hard cover 
Hearing Aids  
Helium tank  
Holiday Lights Christmas light, Tree light, Fairy light 
Household Reusables - Thrift Stores Offering Pick-up Donated, Useable, Reusable, Secondhand 
Housewares (small) Household Item 
Housewares and Furniture Household Item, Office furniture 
Junk Mail  
Light Bulbs Light bulb, Fluorescent tube, Long fluorescent tube, CFL bulb, CFL, Compact fluorescent, Incandescent, LED 
Magazines  
Mattresses Box spring, Box springs, Mattress 
Medical Equipment and Supplies Walker, Wheelchair, Wheel chair, Crutches, Crutch, X-Ray 
Microwaves Microwave, Microwave oven 
Motor Oil  
Newspaper Newsprint, Junk mail, Newspaper ads 
Office and School Supplies Office supplies, School supplies, Book, Binder, Ruler, Scissors, Stapler, Tape, Tape dispenser, Notebook, File, File folder, Folder 
Office Paper Printer paper, copy paper, Copier paper 
Paint, Highly Flammable or Heavy Metal Containing Epoxy base, Epoxy base paint, Oil based paint, Oil paint, Stain, Varnish, Lacquer, Shellac, Shellac paint 
Paint, latex Latex, Latex Paint, Acrylic Paint, Interior Paint, Exterior Paint, Water-based paint 
Pallets Wood pallet, wooden pallet 
Paper Bags lunch bag, paper grocery bag, paper shopping bag, brown paper bag, brow paper sack, sack, paper sack 
Paperboard Cardboard, Boxes, Box, Cereal Box 
Pharmaceuticals Pill, Medicine, Drug, Prescription, Prescription drug, Prescribed medicine 
Photo Chemicals  
Plant Containers Pot, Plant Pot, Planter Pot 
Plastic Bottles #1 through #7 Plastic Tub, Plastic Container 
Plastic Grocery Bags and Plastic Film Film bag, Plastic bag, Bag, Grocery sack, Plastic sack, Bubble wrap, Air pillow, Saran wrap, Sandwich bag, Pallet wrap, Plastic wrap, Newspaper bag, Trash bag 
Print cartridges Ink cartridge, Printer cartridge, Toner, Copier cartridge 
Propane canister, 30 lbs and smaller Propane tank 
Satellite dish satellite dish 
Scrap Metals & Cans Iron, Lead, Copper, Brass, Stainless steel, Cast iron, Metal fencing, Aluminum, Tin 
Shredded Paper Dropoff Locations Paper 
smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors  
Sporting Goods Sports equipment, Sport 
Styrofoam or Polystyrene Foam Styrofoam, foam packaging 
Syringes / "sharps" Needle, Biohazard 
Telephone Books  
Televisions TV 
Tires Rubber, Rubber tire 
Tools Power tool, Hand tool, Hammer, Saw 
Trash Haulers & Recyclers -- Commercial  
Trash Haulers & Recyclers -- Residential  
Tyvek Envelopes Tyvek, envelopes 
Veterinary/Medical Supplies Exam gloves, Blood pressure monitors, Centrifuges, Collars, Harnesses, Leashes, Equipment trays, Gauze, Hypodermic needles, Dental instruments, Exam instruments, Surgical instruments, Catheters, Microscopes, Muzzles, Otoscopes, Pee pads, Pulse oximeters, Scale, Stethoscope, Surgical, Suture, Syringe, Ultrasound, Vet wrap, X-ray 
Videotapes & Magnetic Media VHS tape, Audio cassette tape, Cassette tape, Books on tape 
Water Bottles  
Window glass Window 
Wood Waste lumber branches limbs tree trees woody stick, tree branch, scrap lumber, scrap wood, crate, saw dust 
Yard Waste Grass clipping, Grass, Garden waste, Green waste, Branch, Twig, Tree, Tree Branch, Leaves, Yardwaste, Yard wast, Sod, Soil