Acceptable Curbside and Drop-Off Recyclable Materials

Unacceptable Materials

Below are the materials currently acceptable in Rumpke's curbside and drop-off recycling services.

New Plastic Items to RecycleMETAL
CARTONSDon't Recycle

Please Note the Following:
  • NOT ACCEPTABLE - clothes, batteries (of any type), plastic bags (of any kind), pots/pans, toys
  • REMOVE - tips and lids from aerosol cans
  • EMPTY - all containers (especially important for aerosols containers)
  • GLASS - can be ANY color
  • PLASTICS - bottles, jars, butter tubs, yogart/fruit cups, etc.   Lids acceptable if attached.
    (no plastic toys and NO PLASTIC BAGS)
  • PAPER - FLATTEN all boxes (especially cardboard)