You can not recycle PP Number 5 labeled plastic items through your curbside recycling program. Otherwise known as Polypropylene, this resin is commonly used in furniture, pill containers, and laboratory items. While technically recyclable, only 1% of it gets recycled in the US due to a lack of modernization.
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.