The top 10 products recycled in 2009 were:
5. Aluminum Cans
6. Used Motor Oil
9. Fluorescent Lamps
10. Christmas Trees
This information was based on searches for information on how to recycle at http://earth911.com/
, a leader in providing recycling information since 1991. Their Recycling Location and Program Directory includes more than 117,000 locations and programs for more than 240 materials. They have a toll-free bilingual hotline (1-800-CLEANUP), as well as a free iPhone app (iRecycle).
The compiled list comes from searches on this web site by consumers who actively recycle and not the entire population.