Recyclable Items

PLASTICS: #1 and #2 BOTTLES ONLY with a neck:

  • Laundry soap containers
  • Mouthwash containers
  • Shampoo and conditioner bottles
  • Milk jugs
  • Salad dressing containers

 

METAL & CANS:

  • Tin Cans
  • Steel Cans
  • Aluminum cans
  • Aluminum foil, pie plates
  • Metal lids

 

PAPER:

  • Office paper
  • Books (soft and hardcover, paperback)
  • Magazines and junk mail
  • Newspaper
  • Coupons, flyers and all newspaper inserts

 

CARDBOARD:

  • Brown corrugated cardboard
  • Brown grocery bags
  • Cereal boxes (remove plastic inserts)
  • Shoe boxes
  • Pizza boxes

 

GLASS:

  • Clear glass containers
  • Brown and green glass containers
  • Cups, ceramics (smaller than 1 gallon size)

 

Please remove ALL plastic lids from containers. You may recycle the metal lids and caps.  Please rinse clean ALL of your recyclable items.

PLEASE TIE YOUR BLUE BAGS CONTAINING RECYCLABLES FOR CURBSIDE COLLECTION BY YOUR WASTE HAULER.

If you have any questions, please contact the Department of Public Services, Division of Solid Waste at (207) 760-2712.

  • Glass

    Glass
  • Plastics

    #1 bottles with a neck
    #2 bottles with a neck
  • Location:
    655 Missile Street Presque Isle, Maine 04769
    Hours of Operation
    Monday - Friday 7:30am to 4:00pm
    Closed Saturday, Sunday, and Holidays
    Contact Information:
    Recycling Center Telephone: (207) 764-9393
    Department of Public Services Telephone: (207) 760-2712
    Email: lfoster@presqueisleme.us
  • Paper

    paper
    magazines
    newspaper
  • Cardboard

    cardboard
  • Metal & Aluminum

    aluminum foil
    aluminum pie plates
    metal cans
    metal lids