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Preparation Do's and Don'ts

Metals
Magazines
Newspaper

Preparation

Rinse Out Cans

 

 
 

Loose or in a

Brown Paper  Bag                  

 

Bundle and tie with a string or place in a paper bag

 
 
 

Do's

Clean aluminum cans

Clean steel/tin cans

Clean bimetal cans                      

                    
 
    

Dry Magazines

Glossy Materials

Phone Books 

         

 
 
 
 

Dry newspaper

Colored but not glossy newsprint (comics and some sales circulars)

 

 

 

 

Don'ts

Aluminum Pie Pans

Aluminum foil

Aluminum doors

Aluminum furniture

Bags or boxes

 
 
 
 
 
 

Newspapers

Office paper 

Envelopes/Junk Mail

Hardback Books 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Glossy inserts

Staples (cows eat them)

Office paper

Magazines/catalogs

Envelopes/Junk Mail

Books

 

DO NOT PUT NEWSPAPER IN CARDBOARD BOXES OR PLASTIC BAGS

 

For more info contact
Lou Ann Shontz
Huntingdon County Recycling Coordinator
233 Penn Street
Huntingdon, PA 16652
(814) 643-3091 ext. 206