Seattle Public Utilities

How to recycle

Peanut Butter or Mayonnaise Jars

In recycling—rinse first

Clean jars coated with oily food like peanut butter or mayonnaise with a little bit of water and a brush. Then rinse jar clean.

In garbage

Jars coated with oily film that cannot be cleaned off should to go in the garbage.

Decrease waste: Choose reusable items or donate to thrift stores.