Plastic Bottles 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 Plastic Bottles Any number, you can recycle all plastic food containers: bottles, dairy tubs, jugs, and jars. Rinse containers, put caps and small lids less than 3 inches in diameter in the garbage. This recyclable item is banned from your garbage. Reuse containers if you can. ACCEPTABLE DISPOSAL Reusing an item is always one of the best options when considering disposal of an item. This item may be recycled at curbside in your regular recycling program. This item may be recycled at a drop off location such as a convenience depot or transfer station.