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Farmington Recycling Center

The Farmington Recycling Center is open now and is located at the corner of Spring Street and Middle Street in Farmington.

The recycling center accepts the following recyclable materials:

  1. All tearable paper (catalogs, phone books, junk mail, cardboard, spiral notebooks, colored and coated paper, gift wrap paper, etc.)
  2. Chipboard boxes (cereal, cake, food mix, milk and juice cartons, and gift boxes)
  3. Cardboard
  4. Paperback books
  5. #1 clear and green plastic resin items (soda, water, and flavored beverage bottles)
  6. #2 clear plastic resin items (milk and juice containers)
  7. #2 colored plastic resin items (detergent, fabric softener, and colored plastic)
  8. #3 and #7 plastic resin items (ketchup bottles, syrup bottles, narrow neck containers, shampoo bottles, plastic cosmetic containers, etc.)
  9. #4 and #5 plastic resin containers (margarine tubs, frozen dessert cups, etc.)
  10. Six and twelve pack rings
  11. Steel and aluminum cans, aluminum trays and foil
  12. Clean plastic buckets up to five-gallon size

The following are not accepted: glass, plastic bags, Styrofoam, hardbound books, thin
plastic film, #6 plastics, twist ties, oil, insecticides, hazardous material containers,
electronics, clothing or cloth items.