Materials like wire, fabric, cords, and rope clog and tangle machinery at the recycling facility. Make sure to keep these kinds of items out of the blue bin.

  • Bike (bicycle) tires and tubes
  • Clothing
  • Cords, cables, adaptors, and electrical wires
  • Fabric and textiles, bedding, linens, curtains, towels
  • Holiday string lights, Christmas lights
  • Instrument strings
  • Packing materials: air pillows, bubble wrap
  • Phones, landline
  • Plastic bags, stretchy plastic film
  • Rags (clean ripped, torn, stained, unusable clothing & textiles)
  • Rags, oily
  • Tyvek
  • Wire