Recyclable Plastic Materials

At AAA Polymer, we are the recyclable plastic materials experts. We firmly believe recycling plastic is more than just good for the environment - it's our way of life! Since 1974, we have proudly helped countless businesses turn plastic trash into cash while helping them demonstrate their corporate responsibility and commitment to the planet.

‚ÄčAt AAA Polymer, we focus on recycling these plastic materials:

  • #2 High Density Polyethylene (HDPE)
  • #4 Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE)
  • #5 Polypropylene (PP)

However, we are more than capable of recycling many more types of plastics. Specifically, we can provide end-to-end service on all of the following classes of plastic recyclables:

Symbol

Type of Plastic

Common Uses

Recycled In

1 PET recycling symbol

Polyethylene Terephthalate

Soft Drinks & Water Bottles, Salad Domes, Biscuit Trays, Salad Dressing & Containers

Pillow & Sleeping Bag Filling, Clothing, Soft Drink Bottles, Carpeting, Building Insulation

2 HDPE recycling symbol

High Density Polyethylene

Shopping Bags, Freezer Bags, Milk Bottles, Ice Cream Containers, Juice Bottles, Shampoo, Chemical & Detergent Bottles, Buckets, Rigid Agricultural Pipe, Crates

Recycling Bins, Compost Bins, Buckets, Detergent Containers, Posts, Fencing, Pipes, Plastic Timber

3 PVC recycling symbol

Unplasticized Polyvinyl Chloride PVC-U

Cosmetic Containers, Electrical Conduit, Plumbing Pipes & Fittings, Blister Packs, Wall Cladding, Roof Sheeting, Bottles

Flooring, Film & Sheets, Cables, Speed Bumps, Packaging, Binders, Mud Flaps & Mats, New Gumboots & Shoes

3 PVC recycling symbol

Plasticized Polyvinyl Chloride PVC-P

Garden Hoses, Shoes Soles, Cable Sheathing, Blood Bags & Tubing

Flooring, Film & Sheets, Cables, Speed Bumps, Packaging, Binders, Mud Flaps & Mats, New Gumboots & Shoes

4 LDPE recycling symbol

Low Density Polyethylene

Cling Wrap, Garbage Bags, Squeeze Bottles, Irrigation Tubing, Mulch Film, Refuse Bags

Bin Liners, Pallet Sheets

5 PP recycling symbol

Polypropylene

Bottles & Ice Cream Tubs, Potato Chip Bags, Straws, Microwave Dishes, Kettles, Garden Furniture, Lunch Boxes, Packaging Tape

Pegs, Bins, Pipes, Pallet Sheets, Oil Funnels, Car Battery Cases, Trays

6 PS recycling symbol

Polystyrene

CD Cases, Plastic Cutlery, Imitation Glassware, Low-Cost Brittle Toys, Video Cases

Coat Hangers, Coasters, White Ware Components, Stationery Trays & Accessories, Picture Frames, Seed Trays, Building Products

6 PS-E recycling symbol

Expanded Polystyrene

Foamed Polystyrene Cups, Takeaway Clamshells, Foamed Meat Trays, Protective Packaging, Building & Food Insulation

Coat Hangers, Coasters, White Ware Components, Stationery Trays & Accessories, Picture Frames, Seed Trays, Building Products

7 OTHER recycling symbol

Letters below indicate ISO code for Plastic Types: e.g. SAN, ABS, PC, Nylon

Automotive & Appliance Components, Computers, Electronics, Cooler Bottles, Packaging

Automotive Components, Plastic Timber

Contact AAA Polymer to Recycle Your Plastic Materials

Whether you're looking to recycle Polyethylene, High Density Polyethylene, Low Density Polyethylene, or virtually any other material, AAA Polymer can help! Simply put, we will help you turn your plastic trash into cash. Contact AAA Polymer today.