Lidded plastic containers stacked on top of each other

Plastic Container

Plastic trays, buckets

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You can reduce the need for plastic containers by

  • Purchasing products packaged in other materials i.e. tin/steel or aluminium can, cardboard, glass
  • Where practical purchase products in refillable containers
  • Buy in bulk or in concentrates 


Here are a few suggestions on what else you can do with your plastic container

  • Water bowl for pets
  • Lunch box
  • Storage container
  • Art and craft project



Plastic containers can be recycled.

How do I recycle it?
  • Drain the left over liquid from the container
  • Rinse the container 3 times (triple rinse) to remove any remaining product
  • Puncture a hole in the container  
Where do I recycle it?