Are all plastic containers recyclable?

Answer Not all plastic containers are suitable for recycling. Most containers have a code, a number inside a triangle of arrows on the bottom. Most pick up services accept containers with codes 1 and 2; s... Read More »

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Are plastic bags recyclable?

Plastic bags can be recycled at many recycling centers and in some grocery stores. However, they must be recycled separately from other plastics. Remove receipts and other residue before recycling ... Read More »

Are plastic CD cases recyclable?

Plastic CD cases are recyclable. According to the CD Recycling Center of America website, CD sleeves, jewel cases and slim cases can be recycled. Floppy discs, zip discs, VHS tapes and cassette tap... Read More »

Which numbers on plastic are recyclable?

The numbers on plastic containers that are recyclable in the U.S. range from 1 to 7. The number code was designed by the Society of the Plastics Industry in 1988. This system allows recyclers to di... Read More »

Are plastic hangers recyclable?

The short answer to whether or not plastic hangers are recyclable is, yes. However, different cities, towns and regions have different recycling laws. Some areas do not accept plastic hangers in re... Read More »