Mixed Office Papers
Clean, sorted ledger & writing papers, free of brown grades, cardboard, boxboard, may contain up to 10% groundwood paper fibre content.
Bales shall be compressed into secure uniform bundles, not to exceed 72" in any dimension any with a minimum weight of 1,000 lbs., Bale ties may be wire, strapping or appropriate bale cordage. (unless otherwise declared by individual buyers).
Loose NewsPapers shall consist of loose or bundled newspapers.
Old Corrugated Cardboard
Clean sorted printed or unprinted corrugated cardboard cartons, boxes or sheet, must be Kraft or jute liner content.
May contain staples or poly tape, must be free of asphalt tapes and asphalt lined materials, may not contain more than 5% fiber re-enforced tapes.
Aluminum Beverage Cans (loose)
Loose Aluminum Beverage Cans shall consist of loose whole or flattened aluminum beverage cans, free from excessive dirt, liquid or other foreign materials.Equivalent to ISRI code TALAP or former code TALC.
Steel Food Cans (loose)
Loose Steel Can Scrap shall consist of assorted flattened or whole steel cans. This material is typically generated from food cans from municipal recycling programs. May contain Bi-Metal (aluminum/steel) beverage cans. CAUTION May not contain aerosol cans.
Mixed Scrap Container Glass
Mixed Scrap Glass may consist of container glass, plate glass, lab glass,
May contain other inert materials including porcelain, china & dish ware
window glass with caulking or putty contaminated edges,
May contain up to 5% clean brick, block, stone or sand in piece no larger than 3"x3"x3".
Must be free of Mirror or CRT scrap or other leachable or non-inert materials.
Sorted Scrap Glass ~ Clear
Sorted Clear Container Glass Scrap shall consist of clear, broken or whole container glass, (free of non-container glass, colored glass & foreign materials)
Sorted Scrap Glass ~ Green
Sorted Green Container Glass Scrap shall consist of green, broken or whole container glass, (free of non-container glass, & foreign materials) Clear & other colored glass to be sorted out.
Sorted Scrap Glass ~ Amber
Sorted Amber Container Glass Scrap shall consist of amber, broken or whole container glass, (free of non-container glass, & foreign materials)
Clear & other colored glass to be sorted out.
Mixed Rigid Plastics
Mixed Rigid Plastics shall consist of post-consumer plastic bottles and containers, and may include plastics in the categories #1 PET, #2 HDPE, #3 VINYL, #4 LDPE, #5 PP, #6 PS and #7 Other. This grade may not contain flexible materials such as plastic bags.
Mixed PET #1 (loose)
Loose Mixed PET Scrap shall consist of assorted PET bottles or containers. May contain Post Consumer PET Soda Bottles of mixed colors.
HDPE #2 Scrap (loose)
HDPE #2 Loose Postconsumer Scrap (loose) shall consist of assorted High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) bottle and container scrap.
PVC #3 (loose)
Loose Rigid PVC Scrap shall consist of assorted rigid Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) scrap.