STOP! Is that recyclable? Recyclable items must be EMPTY, CLEAN, and DRY.
Plastics 1 PET (bottles w/opening smaller than the base)
Plastic #2 HDPE (bottles w/opening smaller than the base)
Plastic Grocery Bags
Copier and Printer Paper
Plastic Margarine or cool whip tubs
Tin Cans (no need to remove labels)
Aluminum Cans (no need to remove labels)
Newspaper & Inserts
Flattened Cardboard (dry & unsoiled)
Paperboard (dry & unsoiled)
Food contaminated paper plates and napkins
When in doubt, find out!
Drop Off Recycling Center
The City of Quincy recycling center is for city residents only and is located on the corner of Division Street East and Columbia Way. We accept cardboard boxes (must be broken down), aluminum cans and newspapers. Glass is no longer accepted at this location. All recycling material needs to be properly deposited in the provided receptacles.