Accepted Materials

Container Products


  • Aluminum cans
  • Glass bottles and jars (clear, brown and green)
  • Plastic bottles and containers No. 1 - No. 7
  • Steel/tin cans

Paper Products


  • Corrugated cardboard
  • Paperboard
  • Newspaper/magazines/catalogs/phone books

Yard Waste


  • Leaves
  • Limbs (six inches in diameter and no longer than six feet long)
  • Bushes/shrubs
  • Pine straw
  • Grass clippings
  • No large roots or stumps

Automotive Products


  • Lead acid batteries
  • Motor oil

Other Products


  • All appliances
  • Boxes to collect clothing and shoes for recycling
  • Cooking oil
  • Eyeglasses (prescription glasses only)
  • Metal items
  • Oyster Shells (accepted only at the Bells Fork and Port Terminal sites, and the Transfer Station)
  • White goods/metal

Items Not Accepted at Collections Site


  • Construction and Demolition materials
  • Household hazardous waste
  • Infectious waste
  • Stumps/roots
  • Tires