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What types of plastics are easily recyclable?

QuestionsCategory: RecyclingWhat types of plastics are easily recyclable?
Nidhi Doshi asked 5 years ago
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What types of plastics are easily recyclable?
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What types of plastics are easily recyclable?
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The ease or difficulty with which plastics can be recycled depend on several factors such as how clean it is or how efficiently it has been segregated.
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Team GreenSutra® Staff answered 5 years ago

Based on their composition, plastics are identified by 7 recycling codes. While almost all plastics can be recycled, some plastics can be recycled with more ease.

Plastics that can easily and safely be recycled bear Plastic Recycling codes 2, 4 and 5.