There's More to Recycling than Plastic Bags

These days, recycling plastic bags is practically second nature.  But when it comes to other types of plastic, many people remain unaware of what can and cannot be salvaged and reused - meaning that recyclable items too often end up in the garbage can.  

Trex, one of the largest recyclers of polyethylene plastic in the nation, is spreading the word about recyclable household plastics–including sandwich bags, plastic packaging and newspaper sleeves. 

Check out this video message, created by Trex, which educates consumers about these “other plastics” that may be recycled: