Place paper in the recycling bin LOOSE, not in plastic bags.

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Recycling bins are located throughout the county. View all recycling collection sites.


Paper that Can be Recycled:

  • Newspapers, junk mail, magazines, catalogs, office paper and shredded paper, phone books and paperback books, egg cartons.
  • Hard cover books should be delivered to the Freeport Recycling Center 24 hour drop off shed shelves and should not be placed in the recycling bins.
  • Confidential recycling of documents can be done by the staff at the Freeport Recycling Center.


Paper that Should Go to the Landfill:

  • paper towels, plates or cups, wrapping paper, tissue paper, toilet paper, wallpaper, waxed paper, stickers