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The new How2Recycle Member Platform allows brands to track, measure & improve recyclability of their packaging

How2Recycle® exists because we want to give the right information to the right people. Not only is it important for us to empower the public to...

5 things you may not know about plastic film recycling

Do I need to remove receipts from plastic shopping bags before recycling them via Store Drop-off? Yes. If you're taking your plastic shopping...

3 things that aren’t actually recyclable

Labels that cover the entire bottle The labels that cover the entire surface of a bottle (referred to in the packaging industry as...

To rinse or not to rinse

It is important to properly prepare packaging for recycling in order to optimize the quality of recycled materials, but it can sometimes be...

2016: A breakout year for How2Recycle

Four years into its existence in the marketplace, the How2Recycle program experienced the most exciting growth to date in 2016. From January to...

Riley’s Organics to use How2Recycle Label on organic dog treats

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA, JANUARY 16, 2017 — Riley’s Organics, a producer of USDA Certified Organic dog treats is the first pet food/treat...

Give, receive, recycle: Electronics recycling at the holidays

To many, the winter holidays bring a sense of joy, community, and gratitude. But it also inevitably brings something else—waste. According to...

5 Things You May Not Know Are Recyclable

The process of determining whether you should toss certain packaging types into the recycling or garbage can can often feel as though you’re...