You can not recycle plastic cups through curbside recycling. Most plastic cups are made with Polypropylene (#5) or Polystyrene (#6) plastic resins, two types that rarely get recycled. The only exception to the rule is if the cup has any of the following plastic codes: PET, HDPE, or LDPE.
Please note: Recycling guidelines may vary depending on local regulations and facilities. The information provided here is intended as a general guide and may not apply to your specific location or item. Always check with your local recycling center or municipal authority for the most accurate and up-to-date recycling information in your area.