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Spiral cardboard cans such as the type used for Pringles, ajax cleanser and Pillsbury dough.

Can I recycle spiral cardboard cans?

Spiral cardboard cans like the ones used for Pringles and powered cleansers are increasingly being accepted into local recycling programs. In fact, 74% of municipalities registered with Recycle Coach accept them, as long as they are empty, clean and dry. Other municipalities-likely because there is no local market for them-ask you to dispose of them in the garbage.

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