Single-Serve Plastic Food Containers

Recycle

Updated on July 18, 2019

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Instructions

Container should be clean. Quickly rinse out, or wipe out food residue or oil into compost, before putting in the blue recycling cart.

Alternatives

Buy fresh and from the bulk section using a reusable bag or container instead.

Facts

Disposable or “throw-away” items are generally not a good environmental option because a lot of energy and resources go into making and transporting them, only to be used once.

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