Acceptable / Unacceptable Materials

Acceptable Materials
  • Carpet and padding (Limit of carpet and padding is 324 sq. ft. - rolled and tied on ends)
  • Doors and cabinets (limit of 3 each)
  • Furniture and refrigerators (Limit of 5 appliances per pickup; doors must be taped shut)
  • Hot water heaters and lawn mowers (Remove the gas tank and drain the oil from lawn mowers)
  • Other large materials/furniture items generated in the household that are not picked up by refuse collection
  • Smaller household items:
    • Must be placed in bags or boxes
    • Limit any combination of bags and boxes to 20
    • Weight limit of 60 pounds per bag or box
  • Vehicle Tires (Limit of 4; vehicle tires only, no truck tires)
  • Washing machines and dryers
Unacceptable Materials
  • Animal carcasses
  • Asbestos
  • Ash
  • Automobiles or auto parts
  • Chemical and/or petroleum cleanup waste
  • Compressed cylinders of any size, shape or condition
  • Construction and demolition debris
  • Drums, tanks, kegs and barrels (plastic and metal) greater than 55 gallons in size unless the sides are removed and the vessel flattened prior to collection
  • Fencing/sheds/gazebos
  • Glass
  • Hazardous and bio-hazardous medical waste
  • Home renovation/remodeling debris
  • Household trash
  • Liquids, including paint, sewage and septic waste
  • Materials from evictions, foreclosures, unoccupied properties, commercial properties or apartment complexes
  • Mirrors
  • Plastic packing materials and plastic sheeting
  • Radioactive material
  • Riding lawnmowers
  • Shingles, roofing materials
  • Skids and pallets
  • Soil, rocks, grubbing material and spoil
  • Stumps and logs
  • Windows
  • Wood (unless it is a piece of furniture)