Blue Bag Collection

The following recyclable items must be placed in a TRANSPARENT BLUE BAG. Please empty, rinse or wipe materials.


  • drink and coffee trays
  • egg cartons
  • food boxes (e.g. cereal, pasta, granola bars, frozen food)
  • gift boxes
  • paper towel rolls
  • shoe boxes
  • toilet paper rolls

Metal Containers

  • aluminum cans (e.g. pop and beer cans)
  • disposable foil containers (e.g. pie plates, food trays, baking pans)
  • steel and tin cans and lids (e.g. soup, tuna, juice, coffee cans, fruit cups, cookies, chocolates, tea)


  • corrugated boxes
  • packaging materials
  • pizza boxes

Mixed Paper

  • books (hard cover removed)
  • computer paper
  • construction paper
  • envelopes
  • exercise books
  • glossy paper
  • loose leaf
  • magazines and catalogues
  • newspapers and flyers
  • paper bags
  • phone books
  • sticky notes

Paper Containers

  • gable top cartons (e.g. juices, cream, sugar, molasses)
  • milk cartons or Tetra boxes (including milk alternatives such as soy and almond milk)
  • Tetra boxes (e.g. juice, sauces, soup, broth)

Plastic Containers

  • plastic beverage containers (e.g. pop and water bottles, juice jugs, juice pouches, yogurt drink bottles)
  • plastic flower pots
  • plastic food containers and bottles (e.g. mayonnaise, ketchup, peanut butter, honey)
  • plastic household cleaner bottles (e.g. glass cleaner, multi-purpose solution, laundry detergent, windshield wash)
  • plastic toiletry bottles (e.g. dish soap, hand sanitizer, shampoo, body wash, over-the-counter medication)
  • plastic trays and clamshells (e.g. baked goods, fruit, sandwiches)
  • plastic tubs and lids (e.g. butter, sour cream, yogurt, ice cream tubs)

For more information, please visit


PBO Industrial Disposal Inc. also offers recycling of corrugated boxes, also called old corrugated containers (OCC), used for shipping or storing goods. The durability of corrugated cardboard makes reprocessing cheaper and easier, while the natural resources derived from trees make it an extremely valuable resource. So don’t waste. Reduce, reuse and recycle with PBO Industrial Disposal Inc.