Mojave Desert & Mountan Recycling Authority

What to do with Plastic Wraps or Bags

What to do with Plastic Bags

How do you recycle plastic bags? Soft, flexible plastic film packaging such as grocery, bread, zip-top and dry cleaning bags, or the wrap around such products as paper plates, napkins, and bathroom tissue CAN be recycled, but NOT in your curbside recycling program. Instead, it should be dropped off at a retailer who accepts plastic film. To find a drop off location near you, visit

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