Web Seminars Archives 2013

Recycling Rigid Plastics at Grocery Stores

May 30, 2013

Grocery stores are often great recyclers, with robust programs for old corrugated cardboard (OCC) and film/wrap recycling. However, a substantial recyclable portion of a grocer's waste stream is typically thrown away - rigid plastics. A pilot program created by the Association of Postconsumer Plastic Recyclers (APR) provides a variety of resources and tools to capture some of more than 350 million pounds of rigid plastics generated by medium and large supermarkets in the U.S. This web seminar will explain the online resources available at

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Click here to visit the Recycle Grocery Rigid Plastics website.