Residential Recycling ServicesFor a full list of what can / cannot be recycled, please refer to our Recycle Guide.
Accepted items include:
- Paper Products – paper packaging, magazines, shredded paper, envelopes, etc.
- Cardboard – paperboard boxes, soda boxes, pizza boxes, paper towel rolls, etc.
- Plastics – plastic bottles, milk jugs, deli style containers, Tupperware, etc.
- Metal – Aluminum cans and bottles, soup cans, tin cans, steel cans, etc.
First Star Recycling is passionate about improving the rate of residential recycling services in Omaha and Lincoln. Our residential recycling programs are dedicated to improving this rate by providing participants with a wheeled 96-gallon bin that is collected bi-weekly and providing rewards from RecycleBank. Points are awarded based on how much your community recycles or by completing interactive guides online. You can use those points to get local deals and exclusive discounts on sustainable goods. RecycleBank’s large base of partners grants you access to over 400 different rewards to choose from.