Accepted Materials

The Canton Curbside Recycling program accepts the majority of commonly-recycled items in general curbside pick-up. Four major categories of recyclable materials accepted under this program are: 

  • Aluminum/bi-metals
  • Glass
  • Paper
  • Plastic


The materials listed on this page are intended to be used as a guide and are not the only materials that can be accepted under the program. If you have a question about specific materials, please email Canton Curbside Recycling.


  1. Aluminum / Bi-Metal
  2. Glass
  3. Paper
  4. Plastic

This category of material is the easiest to recycle by all members of the family. Canton Curbside Recycling is currently taking all forms of aluminum and bi-metal (i.e, soup cans, pet food cans, etc.) products that have been lightly rinsed to remove all food products and/or other contaminants.

Examples of Accepted Products

  • Juice cans
  • Pet food cans
  • Soda cans
  • Soup cans
  • Tuna cans