Do you know what all those accidentally thrown out containers from our bathrooms are a GIANT missed opportunity when it comes to recycling. Think shampoo bottles and all those other miscellaneous beauty product containers.
RINSE. RECYCLE. REIMAGINE
Did you know the average American has 8 products in their bathroom at a given time, yet only 34% of Americans always recycle these items when empty – that could potentially send nearly 600 million plastic bottles to landfills each year!
More Stats on Recycling Habits
- While the majority of Americans know where they should be putting their empty bottles, 42% claim that they don’t recycle because they aren’t sure an item is eligible for recycling.
- A quarter of Americans are not convinced that their recycled items can actually become something new.
- Americans are more likely to go the distance to get a drink when thirsty, charge their phone, or answer a phone call than walk an empty plastic bottle from the bathroom to the recycle bin.
REIMAGINE SWEEPS Information
It’s easy to enter! Just spread the word by sharing a photo of your bathroom empties being recycled (selfies are