Recycling

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Thank you for your interest in our Recycling Program.

Recycling Naughty Nice Scroll Photo 

Holiday Recycling Tips

 

 

 

To search for your Garbage & Recycling
collection day click on the Interactive Map link.

Click Here for Interactive Map

 

   To receive a recycling cart please contact us at 704-484-6846. As cart supplies are available the City of Shelby Sanitation Department will deliver your cart and provide your service start date.

 

Printable Pages:

Blue Recycling Calendar 2017

Red Recycling Calendar 2017

 

City of Shelby Curbside Recycling
List of Authorized Recyclable Material

 

The following items may be placed in your roll out recycling cart for collection every other week:

YES!   PLACE THESE IN THE RECYCLING CART

  •   Aluminum, Steel and Tin Cans
  •   Empty Aerosol Cans – caps removed please (No paint cans)
  •   Glass Containers (clear, green and brown)
  •   Plastic Bottles (#1, #2, #3, #4, #5, #6 and #7) - Squeeze air out of bottles and replace cap or insert it into bottle
  •   Newspapers and Newspaper Inserts
  •   Magazines
  •   Catalogs
  •   Telephone Books
  •   Junk Mail
  •   Manila Folders and Envelopes
  •   Office Paper
  •   Paperback Books
  •   Soda and Beer Cartons
  •   Toilet and Paper Towel Rolls
  •   Wrapping Paper
  •   Construction Paper
  •   Paper Egg Cartons
  •   Paper Envelopes
  •   Box Board (Cereal boxes, Pasta boxes, etc…)
  •   Corrugated Cardboard
  •   Brown Paper Grocery Bags

 

City of Shelby Curbside Recycling
List of Non-Authorized Recyclable Material

NO!   DO NOT PLACE THESE IN THE RECYCLING CART

  • Pizza boxes
  • Plastic bottles that contain oil or hazardous substances
  • Mirrors
  • Window or auto glass
  • Light Bulbs
  • Ceramics
  • Porcelain
  • Coat hangers
  • Glass cookware/bake ware
  • Household items: all electronics, cooking pots, toasters, etc.
  • Frozen food trays
  • Plastic wrap
  • Plastic bags
  • Styrofoam
  • Stamps and stickers in junk mail
  • Plastics unnumbered

 

Click on the Cleveland County link for Recycling Centers information and locations within Cleveland County:

Cleveland County Recycling Centers

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