What is recycling and what to recycle

What is recycling?

Recycling is when you break down and reuse materials that would have been thrown away. Recycling has been made easy by companies as a lot of products are now marked is they can be recycled and what type of product it is. There are a lot of benefits to recycling like the positive effects it has on the environment and the economy. 

What can be recycled?

Products like plastic bottles and containers can be recycled, on the product, there will be a small logo of sorts that will show what type of plastic it is made of. Other products like food and beverage cans, paper, including cardboard and paperboard can also be recycled. Products that cannot be recycled are products that have wax coatings, polystyrene foam, plastic film and flexible packaging cannot be recycled. The best way to know what you can and cannot recycle is to go research that product.