How to dispose of plastic labels on containers
Put plastic container labels into the black cart as garbage.
- Cut off plastic labels from plastic containers, glass jars and food cans and put the label in the garbage.
Why can't plastic labels be recycled?
Plastic labels are made of a rigid, non-stretchy type of plastic that is not acceptable for recycling. To prevent contaminating the other recyclables, make sure to remove these labels from your containers before recycling the containers.