How to recycle plastic at home?

Plastics are a wide range of synthetic or semi-synthetic organic polymers which are generally made from monomers acquired from fossil fuels. Some newer plastics are made from biodegradable material but for the most part, plastics are synthetic organic polymers.    Plastics are an integral part of our modern lives, plastics pervade every aspect of our household … Read more

Is glass recyclable?

Glass is a transparent solid which is made primarily from molten sand. It’s a non-crystalline substance which we use for a multitude of purposes. It’s used to make containers, windows, decorations, and many other household items.  In this article, I will go over whether glass is recyclable. Then I will explain in detail what glass … Read more

Is 1 pet recyclable?

Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) is a thermoplastic polymer whose resin identification number is 1. PET is part of the polyester family and is also referred to as polyester. This polymer is extremely versatile, lightweight, durable, and bio-safe, resulting in its mass use across multiple industries, from garments, to food packaging, to automotive industry. PET bottles and … Read more