FORT SMITH, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — On July 20, the City of Fort Smith issued a reminder to residents that flexible plastics are not recyclable.

A press release from the city detailed exactly which type of items fall into that category, including the following:

  • Shopping bags
  • Bubble wrap
  • Sandwich baggies
  • Freezer bags
  • Frozen food bags
  • Plastic wrap-around packaging
  • Dry cleaner bags
  • Cling film

None of those items should be placed in the city’s recycling carts or containers.