Go Beyond Curbside Recycling by Buying Recycled Products

Recycling your used plastic containers is a significant contribution to the circular economy. But you can do more! How? By buying products made with recycled content.

The Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR) spells out the benefits of “buying recycled” for its “Buy Recycled” campaign:

  1. Reduce your carbon footprint
  2. Save natural resources for future generations
  3. Conserve landfill space
  4. Preserve wildlife and their natural habitats
  5. Create jobs
  6. Support America’s small businesses
  7. Encourage companies to use more recycled plastics
  8. Spread awareness of the importance of recycling
  9. Serve as a good role model for your family and friends
  10. Keep America clean and beautiful

SOURCE: https://buyrecyclednow.org/

Go beyond curbside recycling. Take the next step by buying products made with recycled content to keep plastics in the recycling loop. It’s Recycling Worth Repeating!™

Check out The Association of Plastic Recyclers’ “Buy Recycled” campaign at https://buyrecyclednow.org/ to learn more.