Mojave Desert and Mountain Recycling Logo

No Plastic Tanglers July 2023

Image: Plastic bags and wrap with Xs on them.

Plastic bags, plastic wrap, bubble packaging, plastic envelopes are all examples of “tanglers” – long or stretchy items that can jam recycling equipment posing a danger to workers in our Materials Recovery Facility (MRF). Please help us keep MRF employees safe and do not put these items in your recycling bin. Reuse what you can then place these stretchy plastic items in trash.

To learn more about recycling and what materials are accepted curbside in the High Desert and Mountain communities visit our website at

Would you like to receive our recycling and sustainability newsletter?

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Copyright © 2023 Mojave Desert & Mountain Recycling Authority. All Rights Reserved.

Skip to content