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Items accepted:

Glass: Clear and brown. No window glass or mirrors. Metal caps, rings or foil must be removed and bottles must be reasonably clean.

Aluminum cans: Can be either whole or crushed.

Tin Cans (bi-metal): Can be whole or crushed and reasonably clean. Labels need not be removed.

Cardboard: AII types of cardboard are accepted.

Paper/Newspaper: All residential paper includins magazines and newspaper are accepted.

Plastic: PETE (#1) and HDPE (#2) are accepted. Caps must be removed and containers reasonably clean.



Items accepted with a fee:

$15.00 - Recliners, couches, love seats, upholstered chairs, dining room chairs.

$10.00 - Toilets, carpeting and carpet pad (one room's worth), mattresses, box
springs, bath tubs.

$5.00 - Gas and charcoal grills, tables, vanities, high chairs, windows, sinks, ironing boards, steel doors, dresers.


Less than 16"


16" - 17"


18"- 24"


Heavy Truck Tire


Tractor Tire up to 24"


Tractor Tire over 24"


* The recycling facility can not accept appliances, electronics of any kind, construction debris or hazardous materials.

* This is not an all inclusive list. Check with recycling attendant before depositing items not listed.


It is mandatory to recycle in the City of Glenwood City. Any person who violates a provision of this ordinance may be issued a citation by the Glenwood City Police Department. Fines are $50.00 for the first violation, $200.00 for a second violation, and not more than $2,000.00 for a third or subsequent violation.