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How to recycle paper soup cups

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Paper soup cup

Soup cup

Recycle paper soup cups and paper lids:

  • In your blue cart
  • At a community recycling depot

Special instructions

  • Remove plastic lids and cutlery and put in the black cart as garbage.
  • Rinse out the cup before recycling.
Why can't this be composted?
Paper cups have a plastic lining to prevent the container from becoming soggy. To ensure we are creating the highest quality compost possible, leave this item out of your green cart.
Community recycling depot locations listed below:
Title: What Goes Where?
Author: City of Calgary
Description: Residential recycling and disposal search tool