By Carla Fantoni, VP of Communications, Carton Council
Did you know that food and beverage cartons don’t have a “wax” coating or that bagging your recyclables in plastic bags can actually prevent them from getting recycled?
At the Carton Council, we’ve been working hard for almost 10 years to expand recycling of food and beverage cartons such as those that pack milk, juice, broth and even wine. Now we’re also trying to educate and eradicate some long-held myths that many believe. Below are some myths that are still out there. Help us spread the truth!