Recycle Your Cartons

Recycle your cartons.

What
will your
cartons
become?
What
will your
cartons
become?
What
will your
cartons
become?

RECYCLING MADE EASY. Learn which food and beverage products come in cartons and tips to make carton recycling easy.

RECYCLING MADE EASY. Learn which food and beverage products come in cartons and tips to make carton recycling easy.

Milk

Born from the earth, back for an encore. Not only are cartons made primarily of a renewable resource—paper—they’re also recycled into things like tissues and paper towels.

RECYCLING MADE EASY. Learn which food and beverage products come in cartons and tips to make carton recycling easy.

Soy Milk and Almond Milk.

Empty, recycle, repeat. Just empty them and toss them in your recycling bin with other containers. No need to rinse them.

RECYCLING MADE EASY. Learn which food and beverage products come in cartons and tips to make carton recycling easy.

Water

When you buy and recycle water in a carton, its good for you and the earth.

RECYCLING MADE EASY. Learn which food and beverage products come in cartons and tips to make carton recycling easy.

Juice

Juice cartons can be found in both the refrigerated section and grocery aisle at your local store. Pro tip: Keep the cap on when you recycle – it’s easier for you and better for the recycling center.

RECYCLING MADE EASY. Learn which food and beverage products come in cartons and tips to make carton recycling easy.

Broth

Let these be the base of your favorite stew and the base of your recycling bin. Toss broth cartons in with the rest of your recyclables, like glass, plastic, and cans. They’ll be sorted at the sorting center.

RECYCLING MADE EASY. Learn which food and beverage products come in cartons and tips to make carton recycling easy.

Soup

Wax on, wax off. The thin coating that looks like wax on some cartons is actually just a layer of plastic. That and the aluminum layer inside are also recyclable, so put the carton in the bin when you’re done.

RECYCLING MADE EASY. Learn which food and beverage products come in cartons and tips to make carton recycling easy.

Iced Coffee

That caffeine picks you up – but no need to crush coffee cartons back down when you place them into the bin. Just toss them in with the cap on.

RECYCLING MADE EASY. Learn which food and beverage products come in cartons and tips to make carton recycling easy.

Wine

Not your grandmother's boxed wine. Wine in a carton comes in many varietals and is much easier to take on a picnic or camping trip. (Bonus: you can keep your pinky down.)

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