Milk & Juice Cartons

Other Recycling

Milk and juice cartons are normally sprayed with a plastic coating on both sides, which makes it hard for the composting process to break down the paper. It is  best recycled through paper pulping process which can extract the paper fiber.

Learn more about this process here: Why aren’t coffee cups recyclable, if cartons are? (Spoiler: coffee cups are compostable.)


Carton Cap

Screw-On Caps Are OK

It’s okay to leave the screw-on cap on the container when you’re recycling it.

Did You Know?

Carton Recycling Demonstration

Beverage Carton Recycling in Europe