North Baltimore RECYCLES!

Questions should be directed to the Wood County Solid Waste District .

Please help make recycling happen by preparing and sorting your recyclable materials as requested on this page. Careful preparation and separation of recyclables is important because manufacturers require clean and contaminant-free materials to make new products.

OPEN EVERY

SATURDAY OF EVERY MONTH.

The Old Water Plant Building on East High St.

Please, No Trash. Do not leave items at the recycling site when it is closed or unattended. Bring recyclables to the site only during the posted and attended hours. Please have recyclable items separated into their proper categories.

We appreciate your cooperation!

How To Prepare & Separate Your Recyclables

 

ALUMINUM BEVERAGE CANS

  • Drain completely. 

  • Recycle separately from Steel Cans.

  • Cans may be flattened to save space.
    Aluminum Beverage Cans only                 

    No scrap aluminum No aluminum castings (these can  jam our equipment),


Books

Books

  •  Hardcover Textbooks
  • Softcover Textbooks
  • Encyclopedias
  • Paperbacks

Please, No Spiral Bound, Wirebound.

 



Plastic Bottles

  •  Bottles only.
  • Drain and Rinse bottles

Please, No plastic bags

 

Plastic Bottles

Cardboard Boxes

Cardboard Boxes

CARDBOARD

  • BOXES SHOULD BE FLATTENED.
  • You may place flattened boxes in larger boxes for easy handling.  

No foam, No peanuts, No packing material, and No wax-coated cartons or boxes (e.g. milk, juice)

 


Office Paper

  • white & colored paper
  • envelopes (windows are OK)
  • file folders,
  • carbonless forms
  • index cards. 
  • Labels, stamps and sticky notes are OK.
  • Put shredded office paper in plastic bags.

Please,No metal No "spirals" or other bindings No glossy paper No tissue, waxed or wrapping paper and No paper towels

Office Paper

Office Paper


Magazines

Magazines and Catalogs

  • Must be printed on glossy paper.
  • Staples do not need to be removed.
  • Remove from boxes or bags and place loose magazines into container provided.

Please, No Newspaper Inserts, No loose sheets, No junk mail, No plastic wrappers, No product samples, and No non-shiny covers or pages.


NEWSPAPER

Including

  • Newspaper Inserts and ads
  • Phone Books

 Tear phone books into sections one inch or thinner

No wet newspaper, No plastic bags and No bundles tied with string.

 

Newspaper

Newspaper


steel Cans

steel Cans

STEEL CANS

  • ­Food Cans
  • EMPTY Aerosol Cans
  • Rinse clean.Place loose lids in cans and pinch ends closed to keep lid inside and to prevent cuts.

Recycle Aluminum Beverage Cans separately

 Please, No coat hangers, No wires and No scrap steel


Not Recycled Materials We Cannot Recycle.

*Local Businesses recycle these items.