Check the bottom of your container for that item's recycling number.
#1 - PET / PETE : Polyethylene Terephthalate - Beverage bottles and some food containers
#2 - HDPE / PE-HD : High Density Polyethylene - Milk jugs, shampoo bottles, detergent and oil jugs
#3 - V/PVC : Polyvinyl Chloride - Plastic squeeze bottles, piping
#5 - PP : Polypropylene - Yogurt and margarine containers
#7 - Other / O : Other Resins - Lids and sport bottles
ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED IN CURRENT PROGRAM
#4 - LDPE / PE-LD : Low Density Polyethylene - Plastic food and grocery bags, plastic wraps
#6 - PS : Polystyrene - CD cases and Styrofoam
*Glass and plastic bags, clothing, as well as waste, are not accepted in curbside recycling. Even one item can contaminate an entire cart full.
Not all recycling programs offered by Meridian Waste are the same in all cities.
Please refer to your local guidelines for specifics on your recycling program. Locate your municipality here: MeridianWaste.com/Find-A-Facility