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Aluminum foil, plates and containers

How to recycle aluminum foil, plates and containers

Recycle aluminum foil, tin foil, pie tins and tin plates and takeout containers:

  • In your blue cart
  • At a community recycling depot

Special instructions

  • Rinse off any food residue and crumple the foil into a ball before recycling.
  • If foil is covered in lots of oil, grease, meat juices etc. that cannot be cleaned put in your black cart as garbage.
  • Put foil food seals (e.g. such as yogurt tubs) in your black cart as garbage. They are made out of aluminum and plastic, which cannot be recycled.

Community recycling depots locations listed below:

Aluminum foil, plates and containers