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For hard to dispose items such as paint, cooking oil, light bulbs, and batteries, visit our special program page.
Louisville's single-stream recycling program (curbside or drop off locations) accepts these items:
Please note: Rules for some plastic and metal items may differ if your recycling is not collected by Metro Solid Waste. Check with your recycling company or contact Karen Maynard if you have questions.
WHAT ABOUT STYROFOAM?
Although used Styrofoam food containers are NOT recyclable in our region, Foam Fabricators accepts non-food contaminated Styrofoam for recycling.
- MUST be clean
- Free of tape, stickers, or labels
- May NOT have been used for food