Steel & Tin Cans 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 Steel & Tin Cans Rinse and recycle cans. No need to remove labels. For safety, leave can lids attached and push into can before recycling. Put loose lids in the can and pinch the top to secure it. Do not recycle cans that have contained hazardous materials - these go in the garbage. This recyclable item is banned from your garbage. ACCEPTABLE DISPOSAL 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. This item may be recycled at a designated location specializing in this material.