What Do Plastic Recycling Symbols Actually Mean?

What Do Plastic Recycling Symbols Mean?

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Plastic codes are the numbers on the bottom of plastic products, and the numbers mean different things. Here's a simple infographic to help you decipher...

Plastic Codes Decoded

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Open-source recycling machine lets you recycle and make your own plastic products (Video) : TreeHugger

Open-source recycling machine lets you recycle and make your own plastic products (Video)

Recycled Plastic Bag http://Mats...my grandma used to make these in the 60's and 70's. they washed great and lasted forever

Recycled Plastic Bag Baskets and Mats

Recycled Plastic Bag http://Mats...my grandma used to make these in the 60's and 70's. they washed great and lasted forever

#EarthDay #Recycling is a win-win for all. Helps to create new jobs and new industries and makes our country stronger. If we don't work on creating new jobs in our country, the recycled plastic is shipped to other countries like China and they get all the benefits. Making goods from recycled materials saves money, energy costs, and pollution. Takes less energy and money to make goods from recycled materials than raw oil. Don't drink out of #7 plastic to avoid BPA a chemical with potential…

Don't drink out of plastic to avoid BPA. Even the smallest amount of BPA has been linked to infertility, birth defects and other reproductive issues when tested on lab mice. BPA has also been linked to asthma and other illnesses and diseases in humans.

Learn more about superfluous plastic and how it's impacting your health and the environment. With some small changes you can reduce�

8 Way to Use Less Plastic

Learn more about superfluous plastic and how it's impacting your health and the environment. With some small changes you can reduce… Mais

Do you recycle all of these?            Gloucestershire Resource Centre http://www.grcltd.org/home-resource-centre/

Top 20 Things to Recycle and Reuse #infographic

Infographic: Top 20 Things to Recycle and Reuse. This visual representation, brought to you Globe Packaging, revolves around top 20 things which you can easily recycle and reuse.

Many creative designs show how to recycle plastic bottles. Plastic recycling helps decorate house exteriors and add nice accents to garden design on a budget. Plastic bottles can be turned in numerous useful and decorative things. Lushome shares great DIY backyard ideas to reuse and recycle plastic

How to Recycle Plastic Bottles for Outdoor Home Decorating and Garden Design

Many creative designs show how to recycle plastic bottles. Plastic recycling helps decorate house exteriors and add nice accents to garden design on a budget. Plastic bottles can be turned in numerous useful and decorative things.

Make a Hanging Bird Feeder Using A Recycled Heinz Tomato Ketchup Bottle.

Chances are you& have a bottle of tomato ketchup in the cupboard or fridge. Many of the bottles are now the plastic squeezy type. Rather than simply popping the empty bottle in the recycling bin next time you finish a bottle why not have a go

Recycle sweet tins into gorgeous boxes, perfect as DIY gift wrap this Christmas or as beautiful recycled storage. Click through for DIY step by step tutorial.

Recycle sweet tins into gift boxes

Recycle sweet tins into gorgeous boxes, perfect as DIY gift wrap or as beautiful recycled storage. Click through for DIY step by step tutorial.

I'm not a great Gardener, but I think I could do this.  Sylvie from Not Just Trash shares a great way to repurpose used plastic milk bottles to make a bottle herb garden.

Indoor Bottle Herb Garden - From Recycled Milk Bottles

Sylvie from Not Just Trash shares a great way to repurpose used plastic milk bottles to make a bottle herb garden. Plastic bottles make the best planters

Make your own troll house using plastic recyclables and a few dollar store finds! #trolls #reuse via @CraftCreatCook1

Make Your Own Troll House with Plastic Recyclables

Make your own troll house using plastic recyclables and a few dollar store finds! #trolls #reuse via @CraftCreatCook1

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