Recycling

Recycling

ITEMS ACCEPTED AT THE HIDDEN VALLEY RECYCLING CENTER

Each item should be separated by type so we can serve you faster.

 
Item Exceptions/requirements
Aluminum:
Aluminum Cans  Dry, clean, whole or flattened
Contaminated Aluminum Scrap  Steel, dirt, no glass windows
Clean Aluminum Scrap No windows
Clean Extruded Windows  
Aluminum Transmissions Drain All fluid
Contaminated Extruded Aluminum Non folded corners
Bare Aluminum Wire No steel core wire or insulation
Coated Aluminum Wire  
Clean Cast. Aluminum  
Irony Cast. Aluminum  
Steel:
Tin Cans No Food Waste
Thick Scrap Steel Must be at least 1/8” thick
Stainless Steel No Chrome or Plated Steel
Thin Scrap Steel No Appliances or Auto Body Parts
Paper:
Clean Newspaper No Magazines, Twine or Junk Mail. Flyers with the paper okay
Corrugated Cardboard/Phone Books/Magazines or Mixed Paper
Glass:
Bottles or Jars (no lids or caps) Containers only.  No window, Auto or Light Bulbs.  Please separate by Color.
Plastic:(please no lids or caps)
Plastic Pop Bottles See thru 2 liter pop and liquor bottles with small protrusion on bottom.  No lids or caps.
Plastic Milk Jugs Rinse.  No Lids or Caps.
Colored Detergent Bottles Rinse.  No Lids or Caps.
Nonferrous Metals:
Good Copper Wire Bright, Thick, Little Insulation
Poor Insulation Copper Wire Thin, Low wire to insulation ratio
Zinc Die Cast   Brittle dull sound
#1 Copper Metal Bright, Thick, No Contaminants
#2 Copper Metal  Dull, Thick, Few Contaminants, Tubing
#3 Copper Metal Brass Fittings, Pots and Pans
Lead Metal  
Car Batteries No Leaking Cases.  DO NOT DROP!
Lead Wheel Weights  
Car Radiators Clean, No Steel Straps or Headers
Radiators with Steel  
Alternator  
Generators  
Clean Brass  
Dirty Brass   Brass with Steel or non-brass parts