Recycling Events & Initiatives

Get even more excited about recycling your plastics with these special recycling events and initiatives. From Earth Day and America Recycles Day to the California Schools Recycling Challenge, there are lots of ways to get involved and help spread the word about recycling!

Recycling Initiatives

Can We Double Plastic Film Recycling by 2020?

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America Recycles Day

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    Plastics Recycling Postcards Share one of our postcards to spread the word about the growth of plastics Check it out!
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    Make Every Day America Recycles Day These recycling tips can help you boost your commitment to helping protect the environment, on America Recycles Day and other days, too. Read Tips
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    Recycling Home Run When you recycle your everyday plastic packaging, you help keep valuable resources out of landfills—resources that can live on in useful new products, such as soft, durable fabric. Want to Bat Cleanup? Recycle Your Plastics
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    Recyclebank Rewards Consumers for Recycling In a growing number of communities, Recyclebank rewards people who recycle everyday materials with redeemable points. See How