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Four Ways that you Can Recycle More

Written by Economic Development Jobs on January 17, 2018. Posted in Colored bottles, Commercial plastic jugs, Plastic blow molding

Gallon plastic jugs

Because the plastic industry is so prominent in the United States, it is more important than ever to find unique recycling purposes. According to the National Association for PET Container Resources (NAPCOR), 5,764 million pounds of PET bottles and jars were available for recycling in 2013. About 85% of those bottles are used for food and beverages, or 4,899 million pounds. While this is a good start to increase recycling initiatives, it will take much more than that to increase recyclability among plastic products. Consider implementing these unique recycling methods into your daily routine.

Make recycling a part of your weekly grocery shopping trip

Many homeowners have the intention of recycling, but then never seem to get around to it. Instead of putting off recycling each week, mak