Recycling In Action


  • Funding Now Available for Foam Recycling Programs

    The Foam Recycling Coalition, part of the Foodservice Packaging Institute, has opened the grant submission process to support foam recycling. Public and private organizations are eligible to apply for funding to help build necessary infrastructure for foam collection, processing, and marketing of post-consumer foam products. Get the full story here,

  • Dart Opens Foam Recycling Center in Thomaston

    Location: 2260 Delray road Thomaston, GA 30286
    Hours: 24 hours, Monday-Sunday
    What they accept: Clean food packaging, transportation packaging

    About: Residents of Thomaston, GA are able to recycle their polystyrene foam products more conveniently now thanks to Dart Container Corporation. The plastics manufacturer recently opened a foam recycling drop-off center for city residents.

  • Evergreen State College Provides Foam Recycling for Move-In Days

    September 2016 - The Evergreen State College, a progressive liberal arts and sciences college in Olympia, Washington provided foam recycling #6 containers for students moving into dorms and apartments during move-in days this fall. Each recycling sorting station was staffed for the day to help residents learn how to properly recycle any waste accumulated while moving into their new housing.