27 Things You Should Never Put In Your Curbside Recycling Bin

It may be tempting when you aren’t sure whether something is recyclable, to just put it in the recycling bin anyways, in a hope (or even an assumption) that “they’ll find a way to recycle it.” This is called “wishcycling.” In order to keep our recycling system healthy, it’s just as important to leave stuff out of the recycling bin as it is important to put the good recyclable stuff in the bin.