materials can return to the marketplace in as little as 30
Five recycled two-liter PETE bottles can be used to
make one square foot of carpet.
29% of recycled HDPE bottles go into making new
Recycling plastic saves twice as much energy as
burning it in an incinerator.
The first real recycling program was introduced in New
York City in the 1890s
This section contains links to various sources of online
information, and references, related to plastic recycling.