SOCRRA's Holiday Recycling Guide

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SOCRRA E-News Update | December 2017

The holiday season is upon us! Here at SOCRRA, it is a season where recyclers have a few more questions than usual about what can and cannot be recycled. Let our December e‐newsletter help to guide you this year. The following list of typical holiday recyclables are accepted by SOCRRA for recycling in your recycling cart — not just during the holidays, but year round!

  • Aluminum Trays (emptied and rinsed)

  • Plastic packaging (any plastic containers)

  • Cardboard boxes (flattened & cut to size)*

  • Boxboard

  • Gift boxes

  • Food and beverage cartons

  • Holiday greeting cards (including photo cards)

  • Wrapping paper, tissue paper, paper gift bags & paper tubes

Please dispose (or reuse if possible!) the following items: Disposable party supplies such as used paper plates, napkins and plastic utensils, plastic wrap, ribbons, packing peanuts, plastic bubble wrap.

*Visit for more information and directions for preparation.