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Foam #6 Recycling.

Reasons to Recycle Foam

  1. Reduce solid waste
  2. Decrease our dependency on virgin resources
  3. Prevent pollution
  4. Save energy
  5. Protect the Earth's atmosphere
  6. Demonstrate sustainability


Recycling in Action

  • Community Recycling
  • Recycling in Businesses
  • Recycling in Schools
  • Hector Ortiz

    Hector Ortiz poses with the iPad he won for his submission to the Earth Day Foam Recycler Contest.


  • Aflac logo

    Follow foam #6 cups through the recycling process, from collection to the manufacture of new plastic products.


  • A healthy school lunch on a foam tray.

    See how Westwood Elementary School in Stockton, CA started a successful foam lunch tray recycling program.


Find a Buyer

Connect with processors that purchase post-industrial and post-consumer foam #6.


Recycling Equipment

Learn about the equipment used to process recycled foam #6.

  • Hydraulic densifiers
  • Thermal densifiers
  • Screw drive densifiers
  • Grinders


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