Broken Glass Curbside Recycling Recycle your broken glass bottles and jars in your curbside recycling. Do Not Recycle Broken Drink Glasses & Pyrex Broken stemware, other drink glasses, porcelain, and Pyrex cannot be recycled. These types of glass are made from mixed materials that will contaminate the glass recycling process for bottles and jars. Broken Bulbs Sometimes HHW Depending on the type of bulb, you may need to dispose of it as Household Hazardous Waste. Find out what to do with broken bulbs. Double Bag Large Pieces Put large pieces of broken glass inside two layers of plastic bags, and then label the bags as broken glass and bring these bags to the landfill.