Juice Boxes

Check Your Local Recycling Guidelines

Juice boxes may or may not be accepted by your recycling program. Check your local guidelines prior to adding them to your curbside bin.

Juice Box with Straw

Take Out the Straws

Items cannot be recycled when nested inside each other, so take straws out of juice boxes. Find out how to dispose of straws.

Ways to Reduce

Orange Juice Container

Buy in Bulk

Buying individually sized juice boxes creates more waste than purchasing juice in bulk. Consider purchasing a small reusable water bottle or thermos that you can refill instead of buying disposable juice boxes.

Did You Know?

Sorting Out Juice Cartons

What Do Cartons Become?

In places that are able to process them for recycling, the paper from cartons are recycled into paper products such as paper towels, tissues and office papers. The plastic and aluminum can be burned for energy or turned into ceiling tiles and synthetic lumber board materials.