Recycle Aluminum Cups Right

Aluminum beverage cups are accepted for recycling in all communities in Cuyahoga County. Aluminum cups should be empty, clean and dry. 


Aluminum cups, an available single-use alternative product to plastic cups, can be included in recycling. Aluminum cups are a good option since they are 100% recyclable, meaning it can be recycled repeatedly without losing any quality. See an example of aluminum cups


Tips for recycling aluminum cups:

  • Must be empty, clean and dry before being placed in recycling. 
  • Straws must be removed and thrown in the trash. 
  • Do not nest or stack cups together before recycling.