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Plastic Bags

Plastic bags and other plastic films are NOT accepted in the regular recycling bins around campus but they can be recycled at special locations around town. Click here to find your nearest drop-off location. Here is a brief list of acceptable items:

  • Grocery bags (and other bags labeled #2 and #4)
  • Newspaper, dry cleaning, bread, and produce bags
  • Zip close food storage bags (clean and dry)
  • Plastic cereal box liners (do not include if it tears like paper)
  • Tyvek shipping envelopes, bubble wrap, air pillows
  • Product wrap (on paper towels, toilet paper, etc)