Impac waste has partnered with the New Providence Ecology Park to developed its recycling programs.
The list of accepted recyclable items varies.
The following items are not recyclable:
• Pyrex or other glass cookware
• Drinking glasses
• Disposable diapers
• Medical waste (including needles)
The following items should not be placed in your recycling container but may have other ways for recycling:
• Clothing and shoes can be recycled by taking the items to Goodwill, a thrift store or other nonprofit location. Eg. (Salvation Army)
• Plastic bags are recyclable but are best handled by returning them to grocery stores or other retailers that have special recycling programs.
• Bricks, concrete and wood are recyclable but may need to be handled separately.
• Yard waste may be recyclable but needs to be handled separately.
• Food waste and items contaminated with or containing food should not be placed with other recyclables.
Tips for recycling:
• Please clean and rinse cans, bottles and jars.
• Large pieces of cardboard and cardboard boxes should be broken down and cut into smaller pieces (preferably 3 feet x 3 feet).
• Cartons made from aseptic packaging such are recyclable.