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What We Accept

Recycle Items We Accept

  • Newspaper (including most inserts)

  • Magazines & Catalogs
  • Books (all kinds)
  • Telephone Books
  • Corrugated Cardboard (clean & dry) (flatten when possible)
  • Chipboard (such as food packaging & product packaging) (NO wax coatings)
  • Paper
    • Copier Paper (all colors)
    • Cardstock
    • File Folders
    • Brochures
    • Junk Mail
    • Computer Paper
    • Office Paper
    • NO Carbon Paper
    • NO Gift Wrap
  • Cans
    • Aluminum
    • Steel Beverage & Food
    • Steel Lids
  • NO Plastic (Vigo County Solid Waste Management is still accepting plastic for Vigo County residents only.)
  • NO Glass (Vigo County Solid Waste Management is currently accepting glass for Vigo County residents only.)
  • NO Styrofoam
  • NO TVs (Vigo County Solid Waste Management accepts TVs for recycling for a $20 per each fee on certain days.)

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  • Here are a few tips to make recycling easier for you and our drive-through crew:
  • Please remove any styrofoam or plastic from cardboard boxes.
  • Please rinse cans to remove any residue and to not attract bees.
  • If you need help unloading, one of the crew will be glad to assist you.

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