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Getting odors out of tupperware/plastic containers

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How to recycle old, broken Christmas lights

Smart Home Leer en español How to recycle old, broken Christmas lights. Don't toss them in the trash, but don't toss them in the recycling bin, either.

Digging through a high-tech recycling center photos

After the optical reader shoots different types of recyclable plastic, they are collected in separate bins, such as this one. Elsewhere at the facility are piles of different types of plastic used

Why America's recycling industry is in the dumps

In the early days of recycling, people had to wash bottles and cans, and sort paper, plastic, glass and metal into separate bins. Now there's single-stream recycling, which allows all recyclables

Getting odors out of tupperware/plastic containers

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Machines eyeball trash for single-stream recycling

Instead of dropping strht down, aluminum materials including foils jump into another collection bin. With mostly just plastics left, machines use optical readers to identify one type from

Glass food storage: Luminarc vs Pyrex vs GlassLock

Thinking about getting rid of the Rubbermaid Serve'n'Saver food storage containers we now have, and switching to glass. We also have a bunch of the Ziploc two-cup round containers with the screw-on lids that I use to freeze portions of stock and soup in. Although they are all either 5 or 2 plastic

plastic frames around refrigerator shelves

plastic frames around refrigerator shelves that Samsung has a materials and/or engineering issue with the plastics they are using and hope they take from this collective feedback something

Getting odors out of tupperware/plastic containers

What's the best way to get smells out of plastic storage containers? Despite my constant scrubbing and frequent washing, my tupperware often retains the odors of the previously stored item. Despite my constant scrubbing and frequent washing, my tupperware often retains the odors of the previously stored item.