Eight retailers in Lake County, IL have opted to participate in the pilot program:
- Butera Market
- CVS Pharmacy
- JC Penney
- Piggly Wiggly
- Sunset Foods
Together these companies provide approximately 70 locations for residents to drop off recyclable plastic bags and film. Participating retailers have implemented collection bins at the entrance and exit of stores. Residents have the opportunity to drop off acceptable bags and film at the above collection locations. To find collection locations across the country by state, click here to visit the consumer section on plasticfilmrecycling.org.
Please check with your local retailer to see if they recycle plastic bags and film currently, or plan to in the future.