1. Used oil
2. Yard trash
3. White goods (appliances, like an old dishwasher)
5. Aluminum cans
6. Whole scrap tires
7. Lead-acid batteries
8. ABC beverage containers
9. Motor vehicle oil filters
10. Recyclable plastic bottles (except motor oil or pesticide bottles)
11. Wooden pallets
12. Oyster shells
13. Computer equipment
Start by reducing your consumption of these items. Opt for rechargeable batteries when possible. Donate gently used appliances and electronics still in working condition before you upgrade to newer models. Reuse what you can and recycle items rather than tossing them.
Now that you are informed about North Carolina’s landfill bans, go tell your friends!
Learn more about the bans at http://www.p2pays.org/bannedmaterials/.