- Remove all metal
from any plastic :
staples, hinges, etc.
from lotion bottles, spray nozzles from household cleaner bottles need to be removed. Most sprayers/pumps/nozzles have
a steel spring and ball inside and we cannot recycle this part of the container.
- Dismantle plastic appliance removing all parts that might be metal
(i.e. screws, hinges, etc).
push button from laundry detergent bottles as most of them have a steel spring inside.
- Remove all liquid from containers:
- Dispose of leftover detergent, water, oil, or any liquid remaining in containers.
- Peanut butter , mayonaise, and syrup containers
need to be prewashed- all other containers are safe to leave as is.