Infographic: Plastic Recycling Codes

plastic recycling code 05 marked on plastic

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If you’re puzzling over the recycling codes on your plastics, here’s the scoop on what those codes mean. If you want to know which plastics you can toss in your curbside bin, please check with your local recycling service provider, as the types of plastics accepted differ by location.

list of plastic recycling codes and symbols with short descriptions

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