Mojave Desert & Mountan Recycling Authority

Pizza Boxes Are NOT Recyclable

In general, pizza boxes are not recyclable because the food and grease interferes with the recycling process. If you happen to have a pizza box without food or grease though, yes, it can be recycled.

Pizza box with food or grease; trash.

Pizza box that is clean; recycle.

For more information, visit


Would you like to receive our recycling and sustainability newsletter?

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Skip to content