What's Recyclable
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Waste and Recycle Service

  • Cardboard
  • Newspaper
  • Office paper
  • Magazines
  • Chipboard: wax coated milk and juice containers are prohibited
  • Junk mail: including window envelopes
  • Aluminum cans and clean aluminum foil (*we do not pay for aluminum)
  • Tin cans (*we do not pay for tin)
  • Steel (*we do not pay for steel)
  • Plastics #1 & #2 (*Please no bags, plastic sheeting, styrofoam or hoses)
  • Plastic drink bottles (*we do not pay for bottles)
  • Glass

Phonebooks are accepted at the Flagstaff MRF all year in our drop off mixed paper bins.

  • Glass can be dropped off at any of the following locations. Please remove all corks and metal caps/lids.
  • Continental Little League Field parking lot: Turn East off Country Club Drive onto Old Walnut Canyon Road. The field will be on the left. The bin is located on the East side of the parking lot.
  • West Phoenix: 116 West Phoenix Avenue & South Beaver Street. Turn right on Phoenix Avenue.  From South Beaver Street, turn right on Phoenix Avenue. The bin is located behind the bus transfer station in the north west corner of the public parking lot.
  • NAU/Pine Knoll Dr: The bin is located in parking lot P62B, in the southwest corner near disc golf course
  • Coconino Community College: 3000 N. Fourth Street

The following items are prohibited in recycling bins and at the drop-off location:

  • Needles
  • Computers/Printers/TVs/Electronics
  • Food Waste/Trash
  • Wood
  • Yard waste/Dirt/Boulders/Christmas Trees
  • Styrofoam/Plastic Bags/Plastic Sheeting/Hoses
  • Medical Waste/Syringes/Biological waste/Medications
  • Paint/Oil/Liquids
  • Batteries
  • Toilets
  • Refrigerators still containing Freon and other contaminants
  • Fluorescent light bulbs and tubes
  • Deceased animals
  • Plastics #3-#7