Department of Public Works
dpw.lacounty.gov

RecycleRecycle

Bins Carts

Blue Cart - What doesn't go in

No
No, it is NOT recyclable!
  • Ovenware
  • Ceramic pottery, cups, dishes
  • Windowpane glass or mirror
  • Plastic wrap
  • Plastic motor oil bottles
  • Frozen food boxes
  • Microwave food boxes
  • Wax cereal/cracker box liners
  • Books
  • Gummed or glued bindings
  • Paper towels, napkins, tissue paper
  • Paper plates, soiled paper
  • Adhesive backed or sticky notes
  • Carbon paper, thermal fax paper
  • Aluminum foil boxes
  • Fast food wrappers
  • Pet food bags
  • Scrap metal
  • Light bulbs
  • Styrofoam
  • Soiled clothing
  • Drinking glasses
  • Food waste
  • Disposable diapers

Find out what does go into a Blue Cart


Adobe Reader