Recycle #1 through #7 plastics in Allen County. Look on the bottom or side of the container for the identification number. All glass bottles and jars accepted at the Allen County community recycling sites.
- DO NOT recycle unmarked plastic containers.
- DO NOT put recyclables in plastic bags when utilizing a curbside recycling service.
- Separate recyclables when utilizing a drop-off recycling site.
- Flatten containers to save space.
- Remove all lids. Throw away plastic lids and recycle steel lids.
- Drain excess liquid and rinse food residue off containers before recycling.
- Recycle inserts with the newspaper.
- Bundle newspapers and magazines in brown paper bags or with twine.
- Labels do not need to be removed.