Curbside Residential Recycling

Glasgow Curbside Recycling


What can I recycle?

  • Newspapers (placed in sacks, do not bundle for drop-off site)


  • Glass Bottles & Jars (no window panes, light bulbs, drinking glasses or other glass)
  • Remove lids
  • Rinse jars/bottles
  • Do not remove labels


  • Aluminum Beverage Cans (no foil, pie tins, or dinner roll tins, please)
  • Rinse cans
  • Flatten to save space


  • Cardboard
  • Flattened and placed in sack or bin
  • Telephone books and catalogues are also accepted


  • Tin Cans
  • Rinse cans. Please do not remove labels


  • Plastic
  • #1 Clear and Green (drink bottles)
  • #2 Plastic Milk Jugs
  • Laundry Detergent Jugs


How do I recycle?

  • Curbside recycling is available to city residents and is collected on the scheduled trash pick-up day. If your residence has dumpsters, you can take your items to the landfill at no charge.
  • All residents are encouraged to reduce, reuse, and recycle! Please request a bin for curbside service!

Where can I recycle?

  • Curbside and the landfill


Please visit www.cityofglasgow.org/recycling.htm or call (270) 651-5977 for more complete, detailed information about Glasgow’s recycling program!  Thank you for doing your part!