Plastic #2 (HDPE)

Curbside Recycling

Any plastic bottle or jar can be recycled in your curbside recycling container [lids are okay if attached]

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Help Prevent Litter

Plastic #2 is a lightweight material that easily finds its way into the environment, where it can leach toxic chemicals. Dispose of it properly to prevent it from becoming litter.

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Empty Motor Oil Containers are Hazardous Waste

Even if an empty, cleaned motor oil container is marked as HDPE #2 plastic, it is still hazardous waste. Learn how to dispose of empty motor oil containers.

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What Plastic #2 Can Become

Plastic #2 can be recycled into new plastic jugs, plastic lumber, patio furniture, flower pots, buckets, recycling bins, benches and fencing.