#1 PETE: Polyethylene Terephthalate
Commonly used in soft drinks, juice, cough syrup containers and microwave trays.
#2 HDPE: High Density Polyethylene
Commonly used in milk jugs, detergent and shampoo bottles.
#3 V: Polyvinyl Chloride
Commonly used in film for meat packaging and some rigid plastic containers
#4 LDPE: Low Density Polyethylene
Commonly used in newspaper and grocery bags and butter cups lids.
#5 PP: Polypropylene
Commonly used in yogurt containers and deli trays
#6 PS: Polystyrene
Commonly used in plastic cups and plates and to-go containers
#7 Other: Other mixed resins
Commonly used in mixed plastic containers or plastic products