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Use Less Stuff with These 10 Recycling Tips

Plastics Make it Possible® recently spoke with Bob Lilienfeld, editor of the Use Less Stuff (ULS) Report, about ways we can reduce, reuse and recycle ever day of the year! Below are Bob’s top ten simple tips to help you use less stuff, recycle more, and even save a buck or two. Plan Ahead One of...

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How LG Electronics Supports Recycling

LG Mobile Phones is one of the fastest growing mobile phone brands in North America and a leader in helping consumers “close the recycling loop.” Plastics Make it Possible SM recently talked to Jason Todd, Associate Manager, Experiential Team, Consumer Marketing for LG Electronics about how they...

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8 Tips for Recycling Away From Home

Road trip? Plastics Make it Possible™ has compiled a list of tips to help everyone recycle plastics away from home—at concerts, sporting events, festivals, beaches, camp sites… Recycling Away From Home Tip #1: Plan It for the Planet Do some quick research (heard of Google?) on the venue to fin...

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Tips for Recycling Plastic Bags, Bottles, Wraps and More

Recycling plastic doesn’t have to be a challenge. These recycling tips will help you recycle more of the plastic packaging you use at home, from plastic bags and bottles to plastic lids, cups and wraps. Remember: recycling plastic can keep valuable resources out of landfills and enables creation o...

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Recycled Carpeting: Another Way to Support Plastic Recycling

Plastics can live again … underfoot. Any idea what happens to all that plastic we recycle? Sure, plastic bags can be made into new bags and plastic bottles into new bottles. But plastics also can be recycled into long-lasting products. Recycled Carpeting Made with Plastic For example, your feet ma...

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Holiday Recycling Tips

According to experts, most of us will generate 25 percent more waste during the holidays compared with the rest of the year – resulting in an extra 5 million tons of garbage. To encourage consumers to “trim their trash” while trimming their trees, Plastics Make it PossibleSM, an initiative spo...

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Get Kids Recycling: Our Best Recycling Tips for Kids

Recycling is easy – and a fun family project any day of the year. Here are a few simple steps your family can take together to maximize what gets recycled in your home. Get smart. It takes just a few clicks of the computer mouse to find out which recyclables are accepted in your area and where the...

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Make Every Day America Recycles Day

To make it easier for consumers to recycle more, Plastics Make it Possible® offers the following tips for reusing and reusing everyday plastics. These simple steps can help you keep your commitment to protecting the environment every day. 1. Find out which plastics are accepted for recycling in you...

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America Recycles Day 2010

November 15 is America Recycles Day! It’s the perfect time to celebrate not only recycling plastics and other materials, but also closing the ‘recycling loop’ by purchasing products made from recycled materials. More than 80 percent of Americans say they feel more “green” when they buy pro...

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Plastic Wood Composites are a Great Way to Recycle

Don’t be fooled by a convincing faux finish – the “wood” on and in your walls, doors, window frames, decorative molding and outdoor decking and fencing might all be made with plastics-wood composites. Here’s why that’s a very good thing… More and more architects, designers, builder...

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