Engines 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 Engines Dispose of small items in your garbage can, large items at your local landfill for a fee. Car parts are not accepted for recycling at the curb or transfer station because of grease contamination. Ask at an auto parts store about repair options. Trade in your old part when you buy a new one. Scrap dealers also take car parts - see the Yellow Pages under Scrap Metal-Process and Recycle. ACCEPTABLE DISPOSAL Reusing an item is always one of the best options when considering disposal of an item. This item may be disposed at a garbage drop off location such as a landfill or transfer station.