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Omaha Recycling Guide

Cellophane & Plastic Film Wraps

Not Accepted, Alternative Options Available

PL Cellophane Wrap

DO NOT place this item in a curbside recycling cart or drop-off site container.

Place clear, plastic film wraps and cellophane packaging in the garbage, or use an alternative option.

PL Cellophane Wrap

Where Else Could It Go?

EMPTY and CLEAN cellophane wraps and other plastic films can be placed in an orange Hefty® ReNew® bag. FirstStar Recycling offers this special program to collect hard-to-recycle plastics in our community. To participate, you can purchase orange Hefty® ReNew® bags, which will be collected through your existing curbside and drop-off site services. When filled with accepted materials and tied shut, the bright orange Hefty® ReNew® bag is the ONLY bag that can be placed in a curbside recycling cart or drop-off site container. Learn more about the local Hefty® ReNew® program:

Hefty® ReNew®

EMPTY and CLEAN cellophane wraps, plastic films, and plastic bags can also be taken to a store drop-off container for free. Look for plastic bag and film recycling receptacles at participating retail and grocery stores. Read more about the NexTrex® Plastic Bag & Film Recycling Program, see a list of accepted items, and find participating locations at:


Note: Individual retail stores may have additional information about materials collected at their site.