Facts about EPS

What you should know about EPS

EPS is recyclable

US EPS recycling locations

There are 490 EPS recycling locations in North America

EPS holds the best recycling rate of plastics in the US

EPS holds the best recycling rate of plastics in the US

EPS

34%

HDPE

High-density polyethylene

32%

PET

Polyethylene terephthalate

31%

LDPE

Polypropylene

31%

LDPE

Low-density polyethylene

27%

PVC

Polyvinyl Chloride

12%

 

Source: 2014 US National Post-consumer Plastics Bottle Recycling Report, American Chemistry Council