Weyerhauser to recycle plastic
Glenwood. OR— Weyerhauser,
a leading paper manufacturer, is leading the way in recycling
plastic, and they’re looking for even more trash to rescue.Weyerhauser
recycles thousands of tons of plastic.The
company works with businesses to find uses for their old plastics.
Lorena Young, of Weyerhaeuser’s
Recycling plant is always looking for more plastics to collect
and send off. “Weyerhaeuser is consolidating loads, finding
markets, developing processes to get these plastics our landfill
and into markets where they can be turned into new products.”
They’ve recovered things
like used plastic toys, old grass seed bags, plastic bottles,
lumber strapping and plastic film.
Individuals can also drop off
plastics at Weyerhaeuser’s Glenwood recycling center.