Roll-on Deodorant

Curbside Trash

Most all deoderants are made with plastic container, caps, and roll-on ball. Once empty, dispose of plastic container in the trash. No parts of a plastic deodorant package are recyclable.

Ways to Reuse

Make Glitter Pens

Fill the empty roll-on deodorant container with glue and glitter to make glitter pens for kids.

Fill the Bottle With Bleach

You can fill the empty roll-on deodorant bottle with bleach and then rub it on stains to control its application.

Create a Sunscreen Applicator

The empty roll-on deodorant container can easily be filled with sunscreen to create a convenient applicator.

Did You Know?

How to Remove the Ball From Roll-On Deodorant

Inspired by the Ballpoint Pen

Roll-on deodorant was inspired by the ballpoint pen. It first came out in the mid-1950s.