Plastic bottle recycling

Bottles made of polyethylene terephthalate (PET, sometimes PETE) can be used to make lower grade products, such as carpets. To make a food grade plastic, We’ve written posts about ways to recycle before, but it turns out there’s so much that you can do with recycle plastic bottles that they deserved their own post. Welcome to this enormous collection of 45 Ideas of How To Recycle Plastic Bottles. Continue reading “Plastic bottle recycling”

Pet plastic recycling

Bottles made of polyethylene terephthalate (PET, sometimes PETE) can be used to make lower grade products, such as carpets. To make a food grade plastic, Highly recyclable, PET or PETE (polyethylene terephthalate) is a plastic resin and a form of polyester. At full capacity, EcoStar can process 36 million pounds of clean PET flake. This is Find some interesting facts and figures about PET, Continue reading “Pet plastic recycling”

Facts about recycling plastic

One ton of recycled plastic saves: 5,774 kWh of elecetricity. 685 gallons of oil. 98 million Btu’s of energy. 30 cubic yards of landfill space. Plastic takes up to 1, Can you recycle plastic bottle caps and lids? How about plastic bags and wraps? Recycling processes and technology have evolved in some exciting ways. Check out these four surprising facts about recycling plastic. Continue reading “Facts about recycling plastic”