Recyclables Accepted

Please do not drop off material when the facility is closed.

Only dispose of items in the correct, designated bin or container.

Do not leave unaccepted items on the ground, outside of bins, or at any other location at the facility.

Styrofoam is NOT accepted at any recycling location. 


 

What can I bring to the McIntire Recycling Center and Ivy Material Utilization Center.

The McIntire Road Recycling Center accepts various items for recycling. Bins are set up for specific items. If you have questions about where to deposit something, there are recycling attendants available who will be happy to assist you. Or call us at (434) 977-2976.

Please click the images below for a list of items accepted and not accepted in each bin.

Aluminum Beverage Cans

Corrugated Cardboard

Mixed Paper

Plastic Film

#1 Plastic

#2 Plastic

Office Paper

Glass

Newsprint

Mixed Metals

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


What can I also bring to the McIntire Recycling Center.

  • Compostable Food Waste
  • Oyster Shells
  • Pizza Boxes
  • Used Cooking Oil

 


What can I also bring to the Ivy Convenience Center.

  • Motor Oil
  • Antifreeze
  • Compostable Food Waste
  • Tag-a-bag
  • Paint, in original can: Latex and Oil-Based Paints, 1 Gallon, 5 Gallon, Quarter Gallon Containers (paint is collected, but not recycled).

What can I bring to the Paper Sort of Meade Ave?

  • Mixed Paper –  includes food boxes, craft paper, magazines, junk mail, colored paper, books
  • Corrugated Cardboard – no waxy coatings
  • Office Paper – office/copy paper, white envelopes, engineering plans (all other paper materials go to Mixed Paper)
  • Newsprint – newsprint and comic sections (all other paper materials and inserts go to Mixed Paper)
  • #1 Plastic Containers – clean and dry, no lids, no black deli trays or metal foils
  • #2 Plastic Containers – clean and dry, no lids, no children’s toys, no storage bins, no political signs
  • #2 and #4 Plastic Films – clean and dry, no metals or foils, no woven bags, no pre-washed salad bags

Household Hazardous and Bulky Waste

HHW and Bulky Waste is only collected at the Ivy Material Utilization Center on specific dates in the spring and fall. Please see the Household Hazardous Waste page for upcoming dates, details, and restrictions.

 

For more recycling information, please read our Recycling FAQs

Styrofoam is NOT accepted at any recycling location.