Recycling Plastic Packaging Is As Easy As Buying Groceries
These plastic bags are not so fun (for popping)
Foam packaging, but they are 100% recyclable.
A company called Novolex wants more people to understand the infrastructure of old plastic bags, plastic films and plastic bags used for recycling.
This program is called package. 2-
Package, novoclexhas installed more than 30,000 drops-
Outside centers around the United States, each year create its own plastic film recycling process and recycle millions of plastic. Bag-2-
The bag is said to be the first closed in the country-
Recycling plans allow people to bring plastic bags, wrapping paper and film to their local stores for recycling and make new bags.
Earth911 says this is one of the biggest gains.
Support projects at home.
Novolex operates the largest enclosed market in the country.
Circular plastic bag recycling plant in Vernon, north of Indiana, turns old bags into new ones that can be recycled over and over again.
Amazon is estimated to ship about 165 billion packages in the United States each year. S.
According to the US Environmental Protection Agency, more than 380 billion plastic bags and wrapping paper are used in the United States every year.
Notes on technical review of MIT (
In an article about the Journal of Plastic Bag transportation)
Most roadside projects do not accept these packages.
But as the title of the article says, these polybagscan are discarded in thousands of stores and retail chains across the country.
The plastic film recycling company has a catalog.
You can search by zip code.
The site returned 31 results for the author\'s small town of Michigan and its surrounding stores, so the project looks very extensive.