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Different types of plastic require different processing to be reformulated as raw material. Some municipalities accept all types of plastic for recycling, while others only accept jugs, containers and bottles with certain numbers stamped on their bottoms.
Reuse! Refillable plastic containers can be reused about 25 times. Container reuse can lead to a substantial reduction in the demand for disposable plastic and reduced use of materials and energy.

Plastic recycling - Wikipedia

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plastic_recycling

Plastic recycling is the process of recovering scrap or waste plastic and reprocessing the material into useful products. Since plastic is non- biodegradable, ...

Plastics Waste Management and Recycling Home Page - CalRecycle

www.calrecycle.ca.gov/Plastics/

Nov 8, 2016 ... Information and resources on plastics programs and resources compiled by the California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery ...

Recycling Plastics - Eco-Cycle

www.ecocycle.org/plastics-recycling

Don't get too recycling happy and throw all plastics in the bin. Please just give us those #1 -7 plastic bottles and tubs and help us keep these important NOs out ...

Are plastic bags and plastic wrap recyclable in San Francisco ...

sfenvironment.org/article/are-plastic-bags-and-plastic-wrap-recyclable-in-san-francisco

You can recycle plastic bags and plastic wrap (soft plastic) by taking them to a plastic recycling location. Many local supermarkets and hardware stores recycle  ...

San Mateo County RecycleWorks | Reuse Recycling San Mateo ...

www.recycleworks.org/plastics/

Plastic is the second largest item by volume found in California landfills. Many plastics can be recycled. Recycling will save the resources it takes to make new ...

The Association of Plastic Recyclers

www.plasticsrecycling.org/

Contains information on designing new plastics packaging to ensure that it is compatible with existing systems for reclaiming plastics for recycling.

Gray Recycling Cart | Recycling & Garbage | City of Oakland ...

www2.oaklandnet.com/government/o/PWA/o/FE/s/GAR/OAK024617

Plastic food and beverage containers (bottles and tubs) are now accepted in the Oakland residential recycling program. We invite you to include plastic ...

What is Plastic Recycling and How to Recycle Plastic - Conerve ...

www.conserve-energy-future.com/recyclingplastic.php

Plastic recycling refers to the process of recovering waste or scrap plastic and reprocessing it into useful product. Due to the fact that plastic is ...

How to Recycle Plastic Jugs & Bottles - Earth911.com

earth911.com/recycling-guide/how-to-recycle-plastic-jugs-bottles/

Most plastic jugs and bottles are 100 percent recyclable. Find a location to recycle plastic jugs and bottles using our recycling locator at the end of this article .