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New Smyrna Beach

Residential Recycling

Recycling is collected one (1) time each week. Please have your recycle bins at curbside prior to 7 AM on your collection day.

The Big 5 Recyclable Items:

  1.  Glass Bottles – clear or tinted, clean and intact
  2.  Metal Cans – clean aluminum/steel soda and food cans
  3.  Plastic Bottles & Jugs – clean plastic bottles numbered 1 through 5
  4.  Paper – newspaper, white paper, junk mail, magazines & flyers
  5.  Cardboard – food & packing boxes with no wax or plastic coatings, clean with no grease or food

Allowable Recyclable Materials

  • All newspapers including inserts
  • Glass bottles/jars including clear, brown and green glass with and without labels, rinsed out with no food
  • Aluminum, steel & steel/tin cans with or without labels, rinsed out with no food
  • Plastics including PET & HDPE bottles
  • Phone books, junk mail, postcards, flyers & magazines
  • Cardboard boxes, flattened
  • Plastic containers with recycling symbol 1 through 5


Do Not Recycle

  • Windowpane glass or mirrors
  • Ceramic dishes & glassware
  • Containers with liquid
  • Electronics or appliances
  • Plastic bags
  • Toys or other household items
  • Medical sharps (needles)
  • Old garments & clothing
  • Propane & helium tanks
  • Styrofoam
  • Batteries
  • Pizza boxes

Please have all recycling bins curbside by 7 AM on your collection day. Limit of three (3) bins per household.