You can not recycle plastic toilet paper wrap through curbside recycling. The plastic wrap used to package toilet papers is made using recyclable LDPE (#4) plastic, but sadly it falls under the category of “film”. Plastic film is only recyclable through specialized facilities because it tends to jam machinery.
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.
Typical RIC Symbols Used
Where To Recycle
1) Use Recycling Locators: Locate LDPE or Plastic Toilet Paper Wrap specialized recycling programs near you using RecycleNation & Earth911 (US) or RecycleNow (UK). Search based on the RIC symbol and the item name.
2) Plastic Bag & Film Drop-off: Look for a plastic film/bag recycling facility near you that might accept your plastic toilet paper wrap.