Listed below are the recyclable materials that are accepted & collected by the Vincennes Street & Sanitation Department. Also listed are those materials that will NOT be accepted or collected.
“White Office Paper” : Plain white paper…computer/blue bar paper…copy paper…printer paper ***Staples & color ink may also be included.
“Mixed Office Paper”: Color paper…file folders…junk mail/envelopes…sticky notes. SPECIAL NOTE…Gift wrap is NOT accepted!
“Magazines & Catalogs”: glossy paper…newspaper…phone books.
“Cardboard & Paperboard” : Corrugated & paperboard. SPECIAL NOTE…Wax-coated boxes, milk or juice cartons, styrofoam or animal food bags are NOT accepted!
“Aluminum Cans”: Foil & pie pans…please rinse & flatten, if possible.
“Steel Cans”: Steel & bi-metal cans…metal lids from jars—Please RINSE all cans & jars, but labels do NOTneed to be removed.
“Plastics #1 through #7”: Milk & water jugs, soda bottles, etc.—labels do NOT need to be removed. SPECIAL NOTE…motor oil bottles are NOT accepted.
“Glass”: Glass is accepted…please avoid BREAKING glass.
SPECIAL NOTE: Do not mix trash with recycling materials