polystyrene

Polystyrene: Is it recyclable?

Polystyrene: Is it recyclable?

  Theoretically, polystyrene—also known as Plastic no. 6—is 100% recyclable. However, in Quebec, it is only 17% recycled. I know you’re wondering why. Well, the…
Polystyrene can be recycled!

Polystyrene can be recycled!

- Tell me, you wouldn’t happen to have seen a number six in your recycling bin, by any chance? What do I mean? Well, you…
Is polystyrene foam the real enemy?

Is polystyrene foam the real enemy?

Polystyrene foam, a “bad” plastic in popular belief, is used in many forms. From food containers to protective packaging, profiled forms, portable coolers, thermal insulation…