Corks Return to Material Guide Home Search Recycling MenuRecycling Hub My Services Material Guide Household Items Construction & Demolition Electronics Fabric Food & Packaging Glass & Ceramics Hazardous Items Metal Paper Plastic Vehicle Related Wood Yard Waste Our Containers Plastics Acceptable Not Acceptable Collection Reminders External Links Top 10 Problems Recycle Coach Deposit Return What Becomes What Collection Reminders Extra Resources Corks Corks are too dense to compost, and we do not recycle them; they can go into your garbage. Or save them for a crafts project like a trivet or push-pin note board - see internet listings under "wine cork crafts" for specifics. ACCEPTABLE DISPOSAL Reusing an item is always one of the best options when considering disposal of an item. This item may be disposed at curbside in your regular waste collection program. This item may be disposed at a garbage drop off location such as a landfill or transfer station.