If Your School is Not Yet Recycling Milk Cartons, Read On…

This guide provides the why and the how of school carton recycling.

Commercial single stream recycling is available in Saint Louis County, and many schools in this area are already taking advantage of this opportunity. Because milk and juice cartons are common in the school cafeteria, it may be simple to put a program into place to start recycling these materials at school. Please contact us if you have further questions about recycling cartons at your school!

Types of foods packaged in recyclable cartons: Juice, milk, egg substitutes, soy and grain milk, soup and broth, wine, cream, and more. Learn how cartons are processed into new products such as tissues, office paper, and wall boards!