What you can recycle in this program Program accepted waste: ONLY #6 rigid plastic cups
Best practices for recyclingIn order to recycle this waste stream properly, please make sure all excess product has been removed (i.e. leftover liquid). Additionally, if you choose to rinse your product, please note that it must be completely dry prior to shipping. You cannot ship dripping packages.
What happens to the waste?Once collected, the cups are cleaned and melted into hard plastic that can be remolded to make new recycled products. Click here to learn more about the recycling process.
Recycling Ocean Rubbish
Ocean Blue is collecting rigid plastic from beach cleanups, turning the rubbish into reusable products to help keep plastic from landfills. If your group would like to take part in the rigid plastic recycling program email Volunteer@oceanblueproject.org.