In Cuyahoga County, recycle plastic bottles, tubs and jars. This includes food and beverage bottles and tubs, shampoo and soap bottles, laundry detergent and bleach bottles. Plastic containers should be emptied and rinsed. Replace the cap and put in your curbside recycling. Not all plastics with the 1-7 symbol are recyclable. Businesses can recycle plastics via local specialized companies.