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- Cans can either be whole or crushed.

- Carboard can be either whole boxes or flattened. Waxed cardboard, cereal boxes, shoe boxes, pop or beer cartons are not acceptable at the present time.

- Glass is acceptable in green, clear and brown colors. No window glass, mirrors, etc.
- Any metal caps, cap rings, foil or any other foreign material must be removed from the glass.
- Glass bottles must be free of sand, dirt and rocks.
- Glass must be reasonably clean. It is not necessary to remove glued on paper labels. Foil must be removed.

- All newsprint is acceptable and can include magazines. Paper must be in bags or bundled.

- Acceptable plastics include PETE (#1) and HDPE (#2). Containers must be empty and the caps removed and reasonably clean.

- Tin cans can be both whole or crushed and reasonably clean. Labels need not be removed.

The following items can be brought to the Recycling Center, but must be paid for at the City Hall PRIOR to disposal:

$20.00 Items: Stoves, Washers, Dryers and any other appliances not mentioned.

$15.00 Items: Recliners, Couches, Love Seats, Furnaces, Upholstered Chairs, Table Saws, Organ/pianos.

$10.00 Items: Water heaters, Toilets, Carpeting (one room's worth not including pad), Carpeting Pads, Mattresses, Boxsprings, Humidifiers, Water Softeners, Radiators, Law Mowers, Bathtubs, Exercise Machines and Bikes.

$5.00 Items: Bikes, Gas and Charcoal Grills, Sinks, Tables, Vacuum Cleaners, Vanities, High Chairs (any wooden/plastic), Windows, Ironing Boards, Steel Doors, Stove Hoods, Garage Door Openers and Dressers.


Less than 16"


16" - 17"


18"- 24"


Heavy Truck Tire


Tractor Tire up to 24"


Tractor Tire over 24"


* This is not an all-inclusive list. Items not listed will have to be priced individually.

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.