Tossing Takeout Containers — Garbage, Recycling, or Mixed Organic Waste?

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Ordering takeout from time to time during the COVID-19 pandemic is a great way to eat your favorite food while supporting local restaurants. You will, however, end up with a few containers that need to be disposed of properly. Here’s a simple guide on how to dispose of each type of takeout container.

Need to dispose of plastic bags, plastic utensils or other items not listed above? Check out our handy Recycling Guide.