Beyond bottles, film and containers, many communities are recycling other plastics, such as protective packaging, bulky rigids, foodservice packaging, pallets and drums.
Bulky rigids include:
- Lawn furniture
Polystyrene (#6) Plastic Foam
- PS: Think Recycling, How to Implement and Administer a Successful Polystyrene Recycling Program (EPS Industry Alliance)
- EPS Recycling Gaining Momentum (PlasticFoodServiceFacts.org)
- How To Include Foam #6 In Municipal Recycling Program (Dart Container)
- Recycling Polystyrene and Expanded Polystyrene: An Informative Video from the Waste Sleuth (Moore Recycling Associates and Dart Container)