If you are cleaning out and have old books you no longer need or want please recycle them. This can be done following the instructions below and placing them with your weekly recyclables:
Both hardcover and softcover books are recyclable, but require different methods.
Hardcover Books = The covers of these books must be removed as they are not recyclable. This can be done by cutting the paper out of the book for recycling. Once the cover is removed, it can be placed in the trash for disposal.
Softcover Books = These can be recycled completely without any alteration as it is comprised of mostly paper.