Your Guide to Recycling Styrofoamâ„¢

Also know as Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Foam Packaging.

Not all Styrofoamâ„¢ is the same so we want to help you understand what to look for when you are recycling.

WHAT TO LOOK FOR WHEN RECYCLING

  • Commonly found packaging in appliances, toys, electronics, and more
  • Styrofoam is rigid
  • Colour is white
  • Tape and stickers must be removed
  • Must be dry and clean

Items that we do not accept and must be placed in the garbage

FOOD TRAYS

TAKE OUT CONTAINERS

CUPS AND BOWLS

PACKAGING PEANUTS

POLYETHYLENE FOAM (Flexible)

POLYPROPYLENE FOAM (Flexible)

INSULATION PANELS

POOL NOODLES

Where to Recycle your Styrofoamâ„¢

EcoCarbon Foam

94 Vibert Rd. S. Thunder Bay

Habitat for Humanity Thunder Bay

660 Squier St, Thunder Bay