Resin Identification Codes: Plastic Recycling Codes


Subject:
Environment , Technology , Plastics , Recycling , Garbage, Recycling, & Reuse

Description:
This chart lists the recycling codes (1-7) found on plastics, with descriptions, and information about properties, packaging applications, and recycled products. Includes information for polyethylene terephthalate (PET or PETE), high density polyethylene (HDPE), vinyl (polyvinyl chloride or PVC), low density polyethylene (LDPE), polypropylene (PP), and polystyrene (PS). From the American Plastics Council, an industry group.

Publisher:
American Plastics Council

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.americanchemistry.com/s_plastics/


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