what to recycle

The following items are accepted in the blue recycling bins around the city, then processed by the City of Plainview Recycling Center.

  • Office and copier paper (staples OK, no paper clips)
  • Plastic bottles, especially with #1 or #2 symbols (soda, detergent, water, juice) - rinsed, lids removed
  • Newspapers (remove slick paper inserts)
  • Brown paper bags and plastic shopping bags
  • Cardboard boxes (moving boxes, food boxes), empty rolls from toilet paper or paper towels

Recycle Items

The best part? No sorting is needed!