Metal & Aluminum

Recycling metal and aluminum

Acceptable metal food and beverage containers:

  • Aluminum cans and long-neck cans
  • Aluminum food trays
  • Aluminum pie plates
  • Clean and empty pet food cans
  • Food cans (tin cans)

All containers should be clean, empty, and dry.

Unacceptable metal food and beverage containers:

  • Bi loose pop tabs or bottle caps
  • No aluminum foil soiled with food
  • No razor blades, needles, or sharps

No other type of metal should be included in your recycling. Recycling is sorted by people and machines. Metal items like tools, scrap metal, and utensils could cause serious injury to these workers. Please take these types of items to your local scrap metal recycling business.