Recycling & Waste

Glass Containers


The following types of glass should be placed in the trash:

  • Broken glass.
  • Drinking glasses.
  • Ceramics.
  • Window glass.
  • Mirror glass.
  • Glass cookware.
  • Mason jars.
  • Glass vases.

These types of glass are not accepted in curbside recycling because they have a different melting point.


The following types of glass should be placed in your curbside recycling bin:

  • Glass bottles.
  • Glass jars.


  • Empty, rinse and cap the containers. Remove pumps and sprayer tops if applicable.
  • It's OK to leave the labels on.
  • Do not place recyclables in plastic bags.

Large quantities:

  • You can recycle large quantities of glass bottles and jars at the company listed below. Call to verify items accepted, hours and fees.

Recycle Companies

Advanced Disposal
309 Como Ave
Saint Paul, Minnesota, 55103