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What We Recycle

Plastics #1-7

PETE 1 Bottles Image HDPE 2 Bottles Image V 3 Tide Image LDPE 4 Squeezable Bottles Image PP 5 Yogurt Containers Image PS 6 Styrofoam Container Image OTHER 7 Large Water Jug Image



#1 Plastics – PETE
disposable water and soda bottles


#2 Plastics – HDPE
milk jugs, detergent and shampoo bottles


#3 Plastics – PVC
detergent and window cleaner bottles, plastic squeeze bottles and jars


#4 Plastics – LDPE
squeezable bottles


#5 Plastics – PP
yogurt cups, ketchup bottles, and syrup bottles



#6 Plastics – PS
Plates, cups, and Styrofoam take out containers


#7 Plastics – OTHER
polycarbonate ( large water containers and baby bottles)

Metals Image

Aluminum, Tin, & Steel
Includes cans, foil, scrap metal

Glass Image

Glass
Includes bottles and jars

Paper and Cardboard Image

Paper & Cardboard
Includes computer paper, ledged paper, newspaper, magazines and cardboard

Paper and Cardboard Image

E-waste
Includes batteries, cell phones, keyboards, electronics, memory sticks, thumb drives, chords, cables and toner and ink cartridges


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Campus Operations and Maintenance @ Stony Brook University