ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT
RECYCLABLE ACCEPTED ITEM NOT ACCEPTED TO PREPARE: PLEASE...
Aluminum Cans Beverage cans only. No durable or heavy aluminum items Rinse.
Auto Batteries Car and Truck only. No household batteries Put in appropriate container.
Rechargeable Batteries Camcorder, Laptop, ect. No household batteries. Size AAA to D. Please dispose in appropriate containers.
Electronics Most Any device. Mercury containing. Recommend Destroying or Removing Hard-Drive.
Televisions All types. Accepted at Rowan County Recycling Processing Center ONLY.
Glass Bottles/Jars All colorations. No ceramics, window glass, pyrex, drinking glass, or mirrows. Rinse and discard lids.
Large Appliances and Scrap Metal Refrigerators, stoves, air conditioners, and other scrap metal. No barrels, drums, or any tanks. No televisions or microwaves. Please place in the scrap metal area only.
Corrugated cardboard and brown paper bags Three part cardboard and clean brown paper bags No pizza boxes or waxy coated cardboard. No paperboard (food) boxes. Flatten all boxes and remove all Styrofoam and other shipping materials.
Mixed Paper Paperboard (food) boxes, junk mail, colored paper, phone books, soft back books No corrugated cardboard or newspaper. No pizza boxes or other papers contaminated with food. Separate from other types of paper.
Newspaper Includes inserts. No corrugated cardboard or other mixed papers. Please remove string and plastic bags. Separate from other types of paper.
Motor Oil and other fluids Motor oil, kerosene, gear oil, Coleman fuel and anitfreeze. No solvents, gas, paint thinner or other hazardous substances. Please dispose in appropriate containers.
Used Oil Filters Accepted at Julian Road site only. There is no charge for this material.
#1-#7 Plastic Bottles Must be a bottle- Neck must be smaller than the base. No bottles that contain motor oil or other hazardous material. Nothing other than bottles. (Tubs, peanut butter jars, ect.) Rinse and discard all lids
Fire extinguishers Accepted at Julian Road site only.
Propane Tanks and helium tanks Accepted at Julian Road site only
Steel Cans Food cans only. No aluminum cans or pet food cans. Rinse.
Clothing, Home Textiles Any gently used clothing and home textiles- curtains, sheets, towels, etc. Must be free of heavy dirt and moisture. Bag separately from other recyclables and place in appropriate containers.
Toys All toys are accepted. Must be free of heavy dirt. Bag separately and place in appropriate containers.
Hardback Books No soft back books or magazines - they can be placed in the Mixed Paper bin. Place in appropriate containers.
Eye Glasses and Hearing Aids Any used glasses and hearing aids Usable condition please.
Tires Rimmed and unrimmed tires. No more than 5 per visit. Only accepted at the Rowan County Landfill.
Yard Waste Leaves, limbs, stumps, ect. No painted or treated wood. No Bags, string, or trash. Separate from household garbage. Accepted at the Rowan County Landfill only.
  
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