Cereal Bags & Box Liners Alternative ways to recycle Garbage Bin Do not recycle this material in your curbside bin! Alternative Ways to Recycle TerraCycle Malt-O-Meal® Cereal Bag Recycling Program Recycle plastic cereal bags and box liners for free through this program. Drop off items or mail them into TerraCycle with a free shipping label. Learn more about the Malt-O-Meal recycling program. Ways to Reuse Wax Paper Substitute Plastic cereal bags work well as wax paper for tasks like separating burger patties, rolling out cookie dough or pie crusts, and drying chocolate-dipped candies.