Paper Take-Out Boxes

Paper Take-Out Boxes
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Remove any plastic items, then place the box and its food or paper contents in the green, compost cart.


Bring a reusable container instead.


Many paper take-out boxes have a plastic film lining which makes it more difficult to compost as it would break down more slowly and may end being sent to the landfill.

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