In honor of Earth Day, I was wondering if you could suggest an earth-friendly way to get rid of exhausted kitchen gear. It's time to get rid of my melted spatula and scratched-up omelet pan but would hate for them to go to a landfill if they can be recycled. Any suggestions?
Sent by Amelia
Amelia, yes, we have definitely sent old plastic cookware out in the recycling bin. Check your local guidelines. For more discussion, check out these past posts on Re-Nest:
• What To Do With Old Non-Stick Pans?
• What To Do With Old Plastic Food Containers?
And here's one more resource on this:
• Recycle or reuse old pots and pans
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