What We Recycle

Click on the links below to see what ReFoamIt accepts and does not accept

What we ACCEPT at our Recycling Events  

What we Can Not Recycle

We take any Foam that has the recycling symbol 6 in the triangle with PS underneath it. 

  • Packing blocks
  • Produce and meat trays with the recycle symbol in the triangle (biodegradable trays do not have a recycle symbol)
  • Take out containers (please rinse and display a #6 recycling symbol)
  • Hot cups such as Dunkin' Donuts, Honey Do and Cumberland Farms
  • Foam egg cartons
  • Trays
  • White insulation sheets

Other Items that We Take

  • #4 Polyethylene foam
  • #5 Polyfoam
  • Packing peanuts and bubblewrap will be accepted at most events or you may drop off packing peanuts (bagged separately from your foam) at 25 Mohawk Dr.  Please call 508-864-8723 before dropping off your items.

 

We Do NOT take the following

  • Plastic utensils
  • Soft foam such as pillow stuffing
  • Foam cups infused with cardboard or paper such as McDonalds Newman and Burger King (ice tea cup)
  • Biodegradable produce and meat trays
    • For example, GenPak without the recycling symbol
    • Food containers without the number 6 recycling symbol
  • Cardboard Egg Cartons
  • Soft foam pads
  • Food containers with plastic film attached. 
    • Some ground turkey comes in these container.
  • Blue or Pink insulation sheets unless in full size sheets (so they can be reused )