Complete list of items you can bring

**New in 2013

  • Air conditioners
    • if usable, no fee
    • if being recycled, $15
  • Appliances of all sizes
    • if usable, no fee
    • if being recycled, $5-$15 depending on size
  • Arts and crafts supplies**
  • Baby gear (cribs, high chairs, diapers, changing tables, car seats, etc)
  • Back packs
  • Bathroom vanities
  • Batteries, rechargeable and alkaline**
  • Bicycles, bike helmets, tools and accessories
  • Bottles and cans, returnable
  • Cabinets
  • Carpeting and carpet tiles
  • Ceiling fans
  • Cell phones**
  • Chip bags
  • Clothing
  • Computers and other electronics (monitors and outdated electronics are assessed a 5$ fee)
  • Countertops
  • Crayons**
  • Documents (on CD, DVD) to be shredded
  • Dog equipment: tennis balls, toys, blankets
  • Doors (no sliding glass doors)
  • Drywall
  • Electrical construction supplies
  • Electronics
  • Eye glasses
  • Flooring
  • Furniture (no king beds)
  • Granola bar wrappers (lined with foil only)
  • Greeting cards, no Disney, Hallmark or American Greeting
  • Hardware (locks, knobs, hinges)
  • Hearing aids
  • Jewel cases (plastic cases holding DVDs and CDs)
  • Keys and locks**
  • Leather hats and belts
  • Linens (sheets, towels, curtains and rugs)
  • LIVESTRONG wristbands
  • Lumber and plywood
  • Medals earned from marathons, half-marathons, or triathlons**
  • Paint (full, unopened cans of the same color): interior/2 gallons minimum, exterior/5 gallons minimum. Only white, neutral and pastels.
  • Pantyhose, nylon kneehighs, tights
  • Paper (for shredding)
  • Plastic bags (used for wood pellets, bird seed, potting soil, frozen foods, salad fixings, crackers, cereal, etc)
  • Plastic milk crates
  • Plastic outdoor furniture
  • Plastic pails
  • Plastic trash containers
  • Plumbing equipment
  • Race medals (see medals)**
  • Refrigerators
    • if usable, no fee
    • if being recycled, $5-$15 depending on size
  • Returnable bottles and cans
  • Roofing materials
  • Scrap metal
  • Shelves
  • Shoes
    • Gently used shoes and boots of all kinds
    • Unwearable athletic shoes (no cleats, sandals or flip-flops)
  • Shutters
  • Skis (cross country or downhill)
  • Soaps and shampoos**
  • Styrofoam (clean #6)
    • foam egg cartons
    • packing blocks  (must snap and must not disintegrate when placed in water)
    • produce and meat trays with #6 symbol in the triangle (biodegrable trays do not have a recycle symbol)
    • take-out containers (please rinse)
    • hot cups such as Dunkin Donuts and Honey Dew (no cardboard-infused cups)
    • trays
    • white insulation sheets
Note Styrofoam items not accepted
  • Plastic utensils
  • Bubble wrap
  • Soft foam such as pipe insulation
  • “Super 8″ packing peanuts
  • Packing peanuts
  • Foam cups infused with cardboard or paper such as McDonalds and Burger King (ice tea cup)
  • Biodegradable produce and meat trays, i.e., GenPak without the recycling symbol
  • Cardboard Egg Cartons
  • Soft foam pads
  • Food containers with plastic film attached (some ground turkey comes in these containers)
  • Blue or Pink insulation sheets unless in full size sheets (so they can be reused)
  • Polypro: looks like Styrofoam but has a number 5 recycle symbol and bends instead of snapping
  • Televisions
    • if usable, no fee
    • if being recycled, $8-$20 depending on size
  • Tennis balls
  • Thermometers and thermostats
  • Tile, ceramic and vinyl
  • Toilets, low-flow
  • Tools
  • Toys, plastic (to be recycled, not reused)
  • Toys, plush
  • Tubs and enclosures
  • Tyvek envelopes**
  • Windows
  • Wine corks**
  • Yarn**

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