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How to recycle plastic bags

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Put plastic bags that stretch in your blue cart for recycling.

Special instructions

  • Bundle clean bags in a clear or see-through plastic bag and tie the handles.
  • Put the bag in your blue cart or take to a community recycling depot.

Plastic bags that can be recycled include the following:

  • Grocery bags
  • Shopping bags
  • Clothing/garment bags
  • Dry cleaner bags
  • Bread bags
  • Sandwich/lunch bags
  • Freezer bags
  • Resealable/Ziploc bags
  • Plastic film wrap/Saran wrap
  • Plastic packaging on household products like toilet paper and paper towels
  • Bubble wrap

Put plastic bags that do not stretch like cereal or cracker bags in your black cart as garbage.

Community recycling depot locations listed below:

Plastic bags


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