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Omaha Recycling Guide

Paper Napkins

Not Accepted, Alternative Options Available

PC Napikins

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

Paper napkins should be placed in the garbage, or composted.

PC Napikins

Where Else Could It Go?

Paper napkins can often be composted for free at home, or through a paid program at an industrial-composting facility, such as Hillside Solutions.

Hillside Solutions

Ways to Reduce or Reuse

Consider investing in reusable, washable fabric napkins as a more sustainable alternative to single-use paper napkins.

Did You Know

Even if they are clean, paper napkins are made from a low-grade paper fiber that cannot easily be recycled. To prevent contamination of other recyclables, place this item in the garbage.