Five Star Carting offers more recycling capacity than any other privately held company in NYC. Our single-stream programs make it easier for customers to do their part for the environment.

Acceptable Items

  • Co-mingled: Plastic bottles & cans
  • Metals: Aluminum, copper, steel
  • Glass jars and bottles
  • Rigid plastic
  • Beverage cartons
  • Wood products
  • Construction material
  • Computer and consumer electronics
  • Paper fibers: receipts, mail, office paper, folders, newspapers, magazines, catalogs, cardboard

Please rinse all residues from the item being discarded. Remove all caps or lids and discard them in your regular garbage. Labels need not be removed.

Non-Recyclable Items

  • Electronics (see E-Recycling)
  • Food waste
  • Appliances
  • Batteries
  • Carbon paper
  • Ceramics
  • Dirty paper towels; used tissues
  • Dishes; ceramics; Pyrex dishware
  • Hazardous material containers
  • Light bulbs
  • Mirrors
  • Needles/Syringes
  • Styrofoam
  • Window glass

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Let us know what you need. Our waste solutions specialists are ready to assist you.