Easy recycling = more recycling
Americans recycled more plastic bags and film than ever in 2007, according to the National Post-Consumer Recycled Plastic Bags and Film Report. Roughly 830 million pounds of them were recycled, which is 27 percent more than what was recovered in 2005. The report said the higher recycling numbers were driven by greater consumer access to recycling programs at places like grocery and retail stores. Read it at www.americachemistry.com.