plastics

Smarter: ♻️Which Plastics Are Actually Recyclable?

I have two choices. I can throw the container into the trash can and forget about it. Or I can be responsible. And by responsible I mean wash out what I’d aptly called “The Thing”—because if Stephen King could see what my lunch had turned into, he would have written about it—so I can recycle …

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Plastic and recycling: Single-use plastic is bad for climate change. Here’s what you can do

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