Single Stream Recycling

Rockglen-recycling
Single stream recycling is a system in which all recycle materials — fiber, plastics, tin and aluminum — are placed, unsorted, in the BLUE Container.

  • Cardboard, Boxboard, Office Paper, Newsprint, Junk Mall, Magazines and Catalogues
  • Plastic Containers, Milk Cartons & Plastic Milk Jugs, Shrink Wrap & Plastic Bags (Plastics numbered 1 through 7).  Please check the bottom of containers for this symbol and number.
  • Tin and Aluminum Cans (cans must be clean,with or without labels)

NO STEEL OR AUTO PARTS!
NO HOUSEHOLD GARBAGE!
PLEASE BREAKDOWN CARDBOARD BOXES!

The following is a list of items that can be recycled They are listed by area to help describe what is allowed in the Big Blue Container:

LAUNDRY

  • Laundry Soap Containers
  • Spot Remover Bottles
  • Plastic Hangers
  • Dry Cleaning Plastic Bags
  • Bleach Containers
  • Plastic Laundry Baskets

OFFICE

  • Office Paper
  • Catalogues, Phone Books
  • Sticky Notes and Scrap Paper
  • Plastic Bags
  • Cardboard Boxes (flattened)
  • Plastic Wrapping, Paper Bags

BATHROOM

  • Shampoo Bottles
  • Body Wash Bottles
  • Conditioner Bottles
  • Plastic Hair Spray Bottles
  • Plastic Shaving Containers
  • Toilet Paper Cores
  • Tissue Boxes
  • Plastic Pill Bottles

KITCHEN

  • Milk Jugs & Milk Cartons
  • Creamer Cartons and Bottles
  • Paper Egg Cartons
  • Soup, Vegetable and any other food cans
  • Aluminum and Tin Cans
  • Pie Tins
  • Juice Cans
  • Clean Food Wrap
  • Yogurt Containers
  • Salad Dressing Containers
  • Cereal Boxes
  • Plastic Grocery Bags
  • Pizza Boxes – Unsoiled
  • Plastic Cookie and Muffin Containers.

ITEMS NOT ALLOWED:

  • Household Garbage
  • Glass
  • Styrofoam
  • Ceramics
  • Light Bulbs
  • Soiled Cardboard
  • Chemical Containers
  • Scrap Metal
  • Auto Parts
  • Plastic Toys

Thank you for abiding the rules set by LORAAS Disposal.  If the Big Blue Container is misused, LORAAS Disposal will remove it.