Recycling & Downcycling
Downcycling of Plastics – Article from Salon.com about recycling plastic bags.
Association of Postconsumer Plastics Recyclers – Industry group of companies that acquire, reprocess and sell the byproduct of more than 90% of the post-consumer plastic processing capacity in the North America.
National Recycling Coalition – Tools and resources on recycling from a national non-profit advocacy group with members that span all aspects of waste reduction, reuse and recycling in North America.
Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle – Details on how to reduce, reuse, and recycle from the Environmental Protection Agency.
FDEP Recycling Home Page – The Recycling Program is responsible for monitoring and reporting on recycling and waste reduction programs across the state, as well as providing technical assistance.
Terracycle - Terracycle is a highly-recognized, international upcycling and recycling company that collects difficult-to-recycle packaging and products and repurposes the material into new products. It is considered to be a leader in the collection and reuse of non-recyclable, post-consumer waste.
Freecycle - Resource for obtaining free items or for donating items for other to obtain for free.