Monday, March 25, 2019
Isabella County Community Development

Acceptable Materials

 

householdboxesshippingboxCardboard

Acceptable Items:

  • Cardboard
  • Boxboard
  • Brown paper bag


flattenedboxesExamples:

Cereal, crackers, pasta, toothpaste boxes, and shipping boxes


Special note: No wax coated produce boxes, pizza boxes, or refrigerated/frozen food boxes

  • Recycled cardboard only takes 75% of the energy needed to make new cardboard and lessens the emission of sulfur dioxide that is produced when making pulp from trees.

  • Recycling 1 ton of cardboard saves 9 cubic yards of landfill space and 46 gallons of oil.

Isabella County Recycling Center Materials Recovery Facility (MRF)
4208 E. River Rd.

Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858
Ph: (989) 773-9631
Fx: (989) 773-0835
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Office hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Saturday
8:00 a. m. - 1:30 p.m.
Except holidays