Recycling Services

Western Michigan Waste & Recycling Services

At MCM Disposal, we can also provide you with quality recycling services. To assist you, we have compiled the following helpful lists:

Do Recycle This

Corrugated Cardboard and Boxboard

  • Cereal Boxes
  • Shoe Boxes
  • Cracker Boxes
  • Moving Boxes
  • Pizza (Unsoiled) Boxes
  • Paper Egg Cartons
  • Ice Cream Cartons
  • Beverage Boxes and Carriers


  • Glass Bottles and Containers — all colors


  • Cans
  • Foil
  • Trays
  • Empty Aerosol Cans


  • Cardboard
  • Boxboard — including cereal boxes and shoe boxes
  • Newspapers
  • Magazines, Catalogs and Other Glossy Items
  • Office Paper — including fax paper, lined paper, colored paper
  • Junk Mail
  • Phone Books

Aseptic Packaging/Cartons

  • Milk & Juice Cartons
  • Soy Milk Type Containers
  • Drink Boxes


  • Most Types of Plastics— if in doubt, put it in the bin. Our recycling facility will sort it for you.
  • We take #1 – #7 plastics and even unmarked plastics.

This includes, but is not limited to:

Plastic Containers

  • Water Bottles
  • Pop Bottles
  • Milk Jugs
  • Shampoo Bottles
  • Liquid Laundry Detergent Bottles
  • Liquid Dish Detergent Bottles
  • Automotive Fluids Containers (inc. motor oil) – accepted only after they have been drained overnight
  • Everything Else

Plastic Bags & Films

  • Plastic Grocery Bags
  • Bread Bags
  • Produce Bags
  • Dry Cleaning Bags
  • Outer Wrapping for Toilet Tissue and Other Paper Products
  • Marine (boat) Shrink Wrap
  • Visqueen
  • Garden Plastics
  • Car Seat Recycling
  • Everything Else

Don’t Recycle This

  • Mirror Glass
  • TV/Monitor Glass
  • Window Glass
  • Light Bulbs
  • Hazardous Waste & Solvents
  • Oil-based Paints & Solvents
  • Latex Paint
  • Fluorescent Bulbs, Tubes & CFLs
  • Automotive Fluids, including Motor Oil
  • Foamed Products (packing peanuts, molded styrofoam, foam wrap)
  • SHARPS Disposal
  • Household or Rechargeable Batteries
  • Prescription Medications

To learn more about our recycling services and what you can and cannot recycle, do not hesitate to contact us today at .

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