You can recycle plastic milk jugs through conventional curbside recycling programs. Most milk jugs are made with HDPE, one of the most recycled plastic resins. Before throwing it in the recycling bin, empty the milk jug of any residue, rinse it with water, and put the cap back on.
*Requires preparation before recycling
Please note: Recycling guidelines may vary depending on local regulations and facilities. The information provided here is intended as a general guide and may not apply to your specific location or item. Always check with your local recycling center or municipal authority for the most accurate and up-to-date recycling information in your area.
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Where To Recycle
2) Curbside Recycling: The most common place to recycle plastic milk jugs will be your local curbside recycling. Simply prepare the milk jug and throw it in the blue (or yellow) recycling bin.