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Recycling at F&M

Single Stream Recycling Guidelines

Materials Accepted (all in one container):

  • Aluminum food and beverage containers
  • Glass food and beverage containers – brown, clear or green
  • Metal cans
  • Plastics  #1 through  #7.
  • Newspaper
  • Corrugated cardboard
  • Magazines/ Catalogs
  • Cereal Boxes
  • Telephone Books
  • Printer/Copier Paper
  • Mail

*All items must be dry and free of food debris and other contaminating materials


Materials Not Accepted:

  • Mirrors
  • Aluminum foil
  • Window/Auto glass
  • Light Bulbs
  • Ceramics
  • Porcelain
  • Unnummbered plastics 
  • Plastic bags
  • Coat hangers
  • Glass cookware
  • Styrofoam
  • Wax coated paper or wax coated cardboard