Are isopropyl alcohol bottles recyclable? #1- PET (Polyethylene Terephthalate)
Other PET product packaging include: rubbing alcohol, liquid hand soap and mouthwash. It is recyclable but not reusable.
What is a solvent recycler? Solvent recyclers remove soils, debris and oils from used cleaning solvent through distillation, and allow for reuse of the cleaning solvent. A solvent recovery system for used solvents can reduce solvent purchases by over 95% and reduce chemical waste disposal cost by over 90%.
How do you recycle rubbing alcohol? The best way to dispose of isopropyl alcohol is to get it exposed to sunlight or the UV rays. The sunlight helps to destroy the harmful chemicals present in isopropyl alcohol. It also helps to set the resin present in the alcohol, and flush the liquid through it.
What can I recycle in Athens Clarke County? Athens-Clarke County collects recyclables together as a single stream or mixed. This means that empty and rinsed bottles, aluminum and steel cans, rigid plastic containers, mixed paper, cardboard, and glass can all be placed in the same recycling bin or dumpster in Athens-Clarke County.