You Have Selected #6 PS- Foam Sheets - Reuse

Plastic #6: Polystyrene (PS). Many shipping/packing stores will accept polystyrene “peanuts” and other packaging materials for reuse. Cups, meat trays, and other containers that have come in contact with food are rarely accepted for recycling. Look for alternatives whenever possible. Common uses: packaging pellets or “Styrofoam peanuts,” cups, plastic tableware, meat trays, to-go “clam shell” containers.

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Handle With Care
1625 University Ave., 94703(510) 540-6311


The UPS Shipping Store
4435 N. First St., 94550(925) 606-1659


Handle With Care
4364 Piedmont Ave., 94611(510) 420-1171

San Jose

RAFT - Resource Area for Teachers
1355 Ridder Park Dr., 95131(408) 451-1420

San Leandro

Tutto Mio
14496 Wicks Blvd., 94577

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If it is not recyclable, please assure that you dispose of material properly through your garbage collection company or a permitted Transfer Station or Landfill.  To report illegal dumping, call 1-800-NO-DUMPING.

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