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Additional Plastics Now Accepted for Recycling

All plastic bottles, jugs, & containers #1 - #7 are now accepted for recycling.ASHEVILLE NC – Whether you live within Asheville City limits or out in the county, take note:

  • All Plastic Bottles, Jugs, and Containers #1 through #7 are now accepted for recycling (everything from yogurt cups and margarine tubs to deli containers and plastic pill bottles)

Some other items that you may not realize are accepted include:

  • EMPTY aerosol cans
  • Aluminum pie tins & food trays
  • Milk & juice cartons
  • Juice boxes
  • Paper towel & toilet paper tubes
  • Shredded paper (place in paper bag with top rolled down)

For a complete list of items which can be recycled versus those which can’t, visit www.curbie.com.

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