2023-06-04 grassroots movement, recycling incentives, recyclable films, film drop off, grassroots
What We Are Looking For
U.S. Drop Off Locations
Providing More Recycling Outlets for Consumers
Our goal is to establish recycling outlets for consumer collection beyond traditional grocery store drop off by removing hurdles that prevent organic growth of local plastic bag/film recycling initiatives.
LEARN HOW YOUR RECYCLABLES CAN BECOME A COMPOSITE DECK WITH NEXTREX®
How Does NexTrex Work?
Become a centralized drop off location for recycling polyethlene films
Trex provides a rebate for bale recyclable films
Trex provides upfront financing for a baler or discussion of supplemental backing
- All or a portion of the rebate pays for the financing of the baler
- After the baler is paid for, your organization begins to receive full compensation for film
- Standard bale weight is 750 - 1,000 lbs.
- Material needs to be stored in a dry location
Transportation is provided by Trex at no cost to you
- 53' trailer that holds approximately 40 bales
- Full or partial load pick-up available
750 - 1,000 lbs.
Trex provides 53' trailer for transportation
Ability to house and operate baler
WHAT CAN TREX PROVIDE
Collection bins provided by Trex at no cost
Marketing and PR Opportunities available for discussion
Trex provides a rebate for baled recyclable films
What Can Be Recycled
Pallet wrap & stretch film
Wood pellet bags
Plastic shipping envelopes
WANT TO LEARN MORE?
WHAT TO RECYCLE
Localities, counties, cities, municipalities via solid waste and recycling
Businesses/warehouses that do not meet Trex's commercial criteria
Not sure if you qualify?
Contact us for more information.
WANT A COPY OF THIS INFORMATION?
Download the Grassroots Movement PDF below.
LOOKING TO RECYCLE WITH US ON A LESS INDUSTRIAL SCALE?
Find out how you can pitch in with our Recycling Programs.
THE PLASTIC FILM RECYCLING CHALLENGE
COMMUNITY & UNIVERSITY CHALLENGE PROGRAMS