Did you know that kitty litter and egg cartons can be recycled into paper? Or how about old trophies, motor oil and cell phones can be recycled with your newspapers, plastic bottles and soda cans? Whether you’re new to recycling or know the difference between No. 1 and No. 6 plastics, this useful guide is a helpful reminder of what can be recycled to help you go green.
recycling capabilities vary by jurisdiction, but i made this one for DC. hopefully it will help you make sense of what can be recycled and what cannot--and one of the best things to do is to reduce your consumption in the first place. aim for zero waste!