Mojave Desert & Mountan Recycling Authority

RT: Squishy Plastic

Squish Test: Plastic

Soft, flexible, stretchy plastic film — the kind you can squish up easily in your hand — such as grocery grocery bags or plastic wrap do not belong in your curbside recycling bin. They jam up recycling equipment and cannot be recovered in the system. You may be able to return plastic film to retailers listed at


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