APPROVED RECYCLABLE MATERIALS for disposal in blue or green recycling containers within Lincoln County now includes:
  • Flattened, clean, empty corrugated cardboard boxes. No wrapping or Styrofoam inside.
  • Flattened, clean paperboard such as cereal boxes, soda and beer boxes, tissue boxes, laundry soap boxes, dry goods boxes. No plastic or waxed paper liners inside.
  • Clean, empty plastic containers - grades 1 & 2 (look on the bottom) such as soda bottles, milk bottles, water bottles, coffee grounds containers, laundry and personal hygiene containers. Any plastic container with a ‘neck’. If necessary, lightly rinse the container to clean it. Place in sealed bags to recycle.
  • Bundled newspaper (bag or tie with cord or string)
  • Bundled Office and computer paper (bag or tie with cord or string)
  • Clean, empty brown paper bags
  • Bundled magazines and catalogs, slick newspaper inserts (bag or tie with cord or string)
  • Phone books (bag or tie with cord or string if more than one)
  • Clean, empty steel or tin cans from canned fruits and vegetables. Rinse and bag.
  • Empty aluminum cans, clean aluminum foil and pie tins placed in bags
  • Engine Oil – take to the Authority yard.
  • Paint – Still usable paint can be taken to the Authority yard for free drop-off.
  • Scrap Metal of all kinds – take to Authority yard
If you have a question, contact the Authority office at 378-4697 or 1-877-548-8772.
Thank you for your cooperation!
<May 2018>
Call us about our current drop-off rate as well as our current Roll-Off specials 575-378-4697
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