Number 5 Plastics PP (polypropylene) Found
Some yogurt containers, syrup bottles,
caps, straws, medicine bottles &
Number 5 plastics can be recycled through some
Signal lights, battery cables, brooms, brushes, auto
landscape borders, bicycle racks, rakes, bins,
Polypropylene has a high melting
point, and so is often chosen
for containers that
must accept hot liquid.
It is gradually becoming more accepted by recyclers.