County Blue Bin Recycling Single Stream Program

RecycleSaddle Hills County collects all recyclable items in one recycling container. This is described as “Single Stream Recycle.”

*All recyclables materials must be dry & clean (no food) to be recyclable.

Acceptable Materials for Recycling Bins:

Rigid Plastics: (Hard Plastic #1-#7)

Household plastic bottles and containers having the symbols 1 through 7, e.g.: vinegar, shampoo, fabric softener, dish soap, laundry detergent, windshield washer, ice cream pails, yogurt containers and deposit items/pop, water, milk cartoons, juice boxes.

Mixed Paper:

Newspaper, magazines, phone books, catalogues, flyers, inserts, writing and computer paper, paperback books( hardcover books need cover removed), greeting cards, envelops, disposable paper coffee cups.

Cardboard/Box Board:

Cereal boxes, shoe boxes, tissue boxes, cracker boxes, cookie boxes (remove any plastic liners), brown paper bags, paper egg cartons, flattened cardboard boxes.


Soup cans, beverage cans, tin foil wrap and foil trays (pie plates).

Materials NOT Accepted In Recycling Bins

Glass Cable Mirrors
Plastic Bags 
*except blue recycle bags
Tissue wipes Needles
Metal clothes hangars Oil containers Powdered drink containers
Styrofoam Cellphones Plastic wading pools
Food wraps Napkins Car parts
Wire Plastic house siding Laminated per food bags
Light bulbs Strappings Garden hoses
Chip bags Frozen juice cans Christmas lights
Vacuum cleaner bags Blinds Cutlery
Insulation Toothpaste tubes Nails