Recycling symbols explained

Ever wondered whether certain packaging can be recycled? We decode symbols commonly found on food products to help you decide whether it belongs in the recycling bin.


Use our handy infographic to decipher the symbols commonly found on food packaging like plastic bottles, tin cans, film bags and multi-material packaging. For more in-depth information on where and how to recycle, visit the Recycle Now website.


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