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Recycling Gift Wrap

Used paper gift bags, gift wrap & tissue paper can be recycled.  Simply place these items in curbside recycle bins.  Plastic & foil bags and wrap are not accepted.

Please remember to re-use before recycling!

Banned from NC Landfills

For more specific information on and detailed definitions of items banned from NC landfills, please visit


The following items are currently banned from NC landfills:

  • Used Oil
  • White Goods
  • Yard Trash (unleass the landfill is specifically authorized to accept yard trash)
  • Antifreeze
  • Aluminum Cans
  • Whole Scrap Tires
  • Lead-Acid Batteries
  • Plastic Bottles
  • Recyclable Rigid Plastic Containers
  • Wooden Pallets
  • Oil Filters
  • Oyster Shells
  • Discarded Computer Equipment and Televisions