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Recycling wrong costs the City time and money. The Recycle Right campaign’s mission is to educate the public about which items can and cannot be recycled. The campaign also highlights the negative environmental and financial effects of improper recycling practices which can result in contamination. Check here often for recycling tips and updates on Corpus Christi's Recycling Bin's Dirty Dozen!

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Pepperoni Pacino

Pepperoni Pacino, also known as the dirty pizza box, does not belong in the blue recycling bin.

Pepperoni Pacino is made of corrugated cardboard, and the pizza he carries leaves him stained with grease spots and food particles which make it difficult for him to be recycled.

Dirty pizza boxes cannot be recycled and belong in the trash!