25 Mohawk Dr., Warehouse 2, Leominster, MA 01453

Office (508) 872-2323 ; Drop Off (508) 864-8723 refoamit@verizon.net

Foam We Recycle

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Download PDF: What we ACCEPT at our Recycling Events

Download PDF:  What We Can Not Recycle


We take EPS Foam.  Food and beverage foam items DO NOT have to display the recycling symbol 6 in the triangle with PS underneath it, but non foam items (even with the recycling symbol) will not be accepted

  • Packing blocks (does not need to display a recycling symbol on it)
  • Produce and meat trays (please rinse)
  • Take out containers (please rinse)
  • Hot cups such as Dunkin’ Donuts, Honey Do and Cumberland Farms
  • Foam egg cartons
  • Food trays
  • White insulation sheets

Other Foam Items that We Accept

  • #4 Polyethylene foam
  • #5 Polypropylene foam
  • Packing peanuts and bubblewrap will be accepted at most events or you may drop off packing peanuts (bagged separately from your foam) at 25 Mohawk Dr.  Please call 508-864-8723 before dropping off your items.

Not Accepted

We Do NOT take the following

  • Plastic utensils
  • Soft foam such as pillow stuffing
  • Foam cups infused with cardboard or paper such as McDonalds’ McCafe and Burger King (ice tea cup)
  • Hard plastic with the #6 recycling symbol
    • plastic lids from a coffee cup
  • Cardboard Egg Cartons
  • Soft foam sometimes referred to as an egg-crate
  • Polyurethane (PUR) Foam in plastic bag that has been molded around an item
  • Food containers with plastic film attached.
    • Some ground meat comes in these container.
  • Blue or Pink insulation sheets