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Full Document:
Title:RECYCLABILITY OF PLASTIC VERSUS GLASS
RCRA Online Number:14714
Date:07/06/2004
To:Ritchie
From:Hale
Organization of Recipient:
Description: Containers not required to be made of specific materials. Manufacturers may choose materials based on their weight, safety, and design. Many types of plastic can be recycled. HDPE and PET are the most common type of plastic to be recycled. EPA encourages recycling of glass, metal, plastic beverage containers, newspapers, corrugated cardboard, and other materials. Local regulations may require recycling of certain materials.
Regulatory Citation(s) : NA EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s): Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Recycling; Reducing Waste
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:1
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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