How to recycle more plastics

After taking plastic beverage containers to your local Depot, you may be wondering what other types of containers you can recycle through your local recycling program. While it does vary by region, we found this handy article that includes tips and tricks for determining which plastics to send for recycling.

Make sure to check with your regional recycling program to determine which items can be recycled. There could be some things you didn’t realize you can include! Good places to check are your city or town website. If you’re interested in finding out more about what happens to plastics and the impact recycling can have, read this interesting article on what happens to plastics after they are recycled.