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For more information, please contact your regional representative and waste reduction educators.


Paper

Place materials in clear non colored or transparent blue bags.
Paper and Corrugated Cardboard:
All recyclables, paper and containers, can be placed in one recycling bag.
Paper Recyclables:
  • Boxboard

  • Catalogues

  • Cereal Boxes

  • Cracker Boxes

  • Dry & Clean Paper

  • Envelopes

  • Flyers

  • Glossy Magazines

  • Newspapers

  • Paperbacks

  • Paper egg cartons

  • Phonebooks

  • Shredded Paper

Corrugated Cardboard:
  • Appliance Boxes

  • Pizza Boxes

All items must be clean and dry.

Recyclables

Place materials in clear non colored or transparent blue bags.
Blue Bag Recyclables:
All recyclables, paper and containers, can be placed in one recycling bag.
  • All Deposit Bearing Containers*

  • Aerosol cans - empty

  • All Plastics Clean and Dry

  • Bread Bags

  • Bubble Wrap

  • Clean Aluminum Foil & Plates

  • Dry Cleaning Bags

  • Frozen Food Bags

  • Glass Bottles and Jars

  • Grocery Bags

  • Milk Containers

  • Mini Sips & Tetra Juice Packs*

  • Paint Cans- empty & dry

  • Clean & Dry Plastics

  • Plastic Bottles & Containers

  • Small Metal Items- pots, pans, baking sheets, etc.

  • Steel & Aluminum Cans



NO Styrofoam.

All items must be clean and dry.

Remove caps, metal, & plastic bindings.
All deposit bearing containers can be returned to Enviro-Depot™ locations for refund. Click here to find a location near you.

Organics

Materials may be placed in compostable or paper bags. No plastic.
The following items can be taken to the Oxford Transfer Station.


Food Waste:
  • Bones, Bread, Coffee Grounds, Cooking Oil & Fat (cool, wipe with paper towel, place in green cart), Dairy Products, Eggshells, Coffee Filters, Fish, Fruit & vegetable peelings, Meat, Pasta, Rice, Table Scraps, Tea Bags

Yard Waste:
  • Brush and Plants, Excess leaves

Soiled Paper:
  • Food Napkins, Paper Towels, Pizza Boxes, Paper Plates
Not for organics bin:
  • No glass

  • No decorations or wire wreaths

  • No rocks, logs or tree trunks

  • No Plastic

Organic Items only.

Garbage

Place materials in clear non colored bags only. One small 20"x22" privacy bag per clear is permitted (residential only).


  • Aluminum foil, soiled

  • Broken glass (wrapped)

  • Carbon paper

  • Ceramics

  • Cigarette butts & ashes

  • Cloth items

  • Coffee cups, disposable

  • Diapers, disposable

  • Dishes

  • Dog & cat food bags

  • Floor sweepings

  • Frozen juice cans

  • Latex gloves

  • Laminated items

  • Light bulbs

  • Motor oil containers

  • Packaging, non-recyclable

  • Pet/animal waste

  • Plastic utensils

  • Plastic wrap, soiled

  • Plastics, non-recyclable

  • Potato chip bags

  • Sanitary products

  • Straws

  • Styrofoam

  • Toothpaste tubes

  • Toys, broken

  • Vacuum cleaner bags

  • Wrapping Paper



Certain electronics are not accepted for curbside collection, including TVs, computers, monitors, printers, telephones, fax machines, cell phones and audio/video playback systems. Visit the Electronics Recycling page to learn how to properly dispose of these items.