Los Angeles

Lint

Lint
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Landfill

Instructions

Place in gray landfill cart

Alternatives

Consider purchasing clothing made from 100% organic cotton and other natural fibers such as wool, hemp, and linen. Look for methods of collecting microplastic lint in the laundry cycle, before the microplastic in the wash and rinse waters can go down the drain (and out to the ocean). This is a new area of product development, so keep your eyes open.

Facts

Unless all of your clothes are made up of 100% cotton or other natural fibers, dryer lint often contains microplastics from our synthetic clothing. It is best to landfill dryer lint.

Related Items

Juice Boxes
Pens
Polystyrene/Polyurethane Foam, Blocks, or Sheets
Broken Glass (Non-Food Containers)
Polystyrene Foam Cups
Gardening pots (plastic)
Linens
Coffee Pods
Plastic Utensils
Toothbrushes

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