Paper Towel Return to Material Guide Home Search Recycling MenuRecycling Hub My Services Material Guide Recycle in Your Bluebox 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 Paper Towel Do not recycle. Dirty paper towels can go in your home compost or in the garbage. Reduce paper waste by using cloth napkins. ACCEPTABLE DISPOSAL This item may be managed on site with a standard backyard composter and/or food digester. This item may be disposed at curbside in your regular waste collection program.