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Avondale RECYCLING
The City of Avondale offers recycling services to our customers to help them live an environmentally conscious lifestyle. Residents receive once-a-week recycling service in the blue container.

 


Does your CAN smile?

 recycle can sticker City inspectors will make periodic check of recycling contents throughout the community.

Residents with recycling contents contaminated with garbage will be issued a notice.

Those that pass the inspection will get a smile sticker on their recycle can.
    


Please recycle the items shown below.  
All material must be clean, dry, and empty.

Glass
Bottles and jars with no lids or caps (green, amber, clear)
 glass bottles  aersol cans Aerosol Cans
Empty s
having cream, deodorant, and cooking spray
Paper
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ewspapers and ad inserts, magazines, catalogs, phone books, white paper, paper bags, junk mail, envelopes and any other clean dry paper. Please place shredded paper in a clear plastic bag
 Paper  Plastics Plastics
Any #1 - #7 Plastic container
Cardboard
Broken down large boxes
 cardboard  styrofoam Styrofoam
Packing materials only.  No food boxes or cups
              
 
Chipboard
Empty food boxes like cake and cereal boxes (without plastic insert), beverage boxes, milk and OJ cartons
 chipboard  small metals Small Metals
Appliances, pots & pans
Aluminum/Metal
Beverage cans, clean aluminum foil, tin food cans, foil food containers (frozen dinner trays and pie plates) 
 aluminum    




Do NOT Recycle
Glass cookware, car windshields, mirrors, stained glass, lightbulbs, porcelain and ceramics
Diapers, paper towels, napkins, toilet tissue, paper plates, air/furnace filters, food waste, or garden hoses
Styrofoam food containers and cups
 Pet food bags and pet waste
Grass, rocks, leaves, branches
Construction materials such as cement, wood, shingles, drywall, stucco, bricks
Plastic bags, shrink and bubble wraps and tarps can be recycled at Avondale City Hall or Libraries or at your local grocer.  Check out BAG CENTRAL STATION for more info
Furniture cushions, fabrics, clothing or shoes 
Tires or batteries