Recyclable Paper and Cardboard Products

Almost all paper products are recycleable with a few exceptions. Refer below for a list of what is definitely not recycleable, and some examples of things that are recycleable.


  • Milk/Juice cartons
  • Newspaper
  • Index Cards
  • Envelopes with windows
  • Envelopes with labels
  • Colored Paper
  • Manilla Folders
  • Magazines/Glossy Paper
  • Manilla Folders
  • Cereal boxes and 12pk boxes (Flat board)
  • Corrugated cardboard
  • Pizza Boxes
  • Paper with adhesives
  • Hard Cover or Paper Back Books
  • Junk Mail


  • Soiled Paper Products
  • Tape
  • Padded Envelopes
  • Carbon Paper
  • Styrofoam
  • Stickers
  • TyVek Fedex Envelopes
  • Cardboard contaminated with food
  • Waxed cardboard
  • Cardboard with extensive adhesive