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EPS and Recycling

By Green Insulation Group | January 17, 2023

EPS is everywhere: It holds your food, secures items in packages, provides insulation in homes and industry and it’s even in your bike helmet. It’s also known as plastic #6, which you’ve seen used in plastic cups and CD and DVD cases. Can expanded polystyrene, EPS, be recycled? Even if your community recycles plastic #6,…

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle = Recycling

By Green Insulation Group | January 6, 2023

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, commonly referred to as Recycling is one of the most feel-good and useful environmental practices around. The benefits go way beyond reducing piles of trash — recycling protects ecosystem diversity with the added benefit of saving energy, reduced water consumption and resource savings, such as crude oil, trees and metal ores. Recycling…