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where do you recycle or throw away the plastic bags?

there is a day for kartons and paper and there is a place for plastic bottles
but these plastic bags ??
and how to deal with chips cans ? .. although maybe best way is not to buy them
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Re: where do you recycle or throw away the plastic bags?

If you are talking about the plastic trashbags then they go in the grey zürisacke containers. If normal small plastic bags; then you throw them in your trash bag.
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Re: where do you recycle or throw away the plastic bags?

Chip cans go in the trash.
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Re: where do you recycle or throw away the plastic bags?

Best to avoid plastic bags in the first place- or keep re-using them until they break- then into the rubbish.
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Re: where do you recycle or throw away the plastic bags?

Come on - share the secret - what are chip cans?
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Old 03.01.2015, 13:38
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Re: where do you recycle or throw away the plastic bags?

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Come on - share the secret - what are chip cans?
Cylindrical cardboard boxes of crisps? Like Pringles maybe?
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Re: where do you recycle or throw away the plastic bags?

http://diy.diply.com/different-solut...ntainers/32974
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Re: where do you recycle or throw away the plastic bags?

Even I would like to know where to throw plastic bags.
I have around big 7-8 huge bags of plastic bags..
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Re: where do you recycle or throw away the plastic bags?

Maybe your nearest Brockenhaus might be interested.

Otherwise just throw them into the garbage. 100% of Swiss household garbage is incinerated and the resulting heat is used for heating or industrial purposes. Therefore there's no need to feel bad about throwing them away. It's not like they end up in a landfill or even in the sea.
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Re: where do you recycle or throw away the plastic bags?

Just throw them in the next river or lake. They have these sewage plants which do a wonderful job dissecting all the rubbish from the water.
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Re: where do you recycle or throw away the plastic bags?

Sell them by the entrance to Coop for 4rp each.
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Re: where do you recycle or throw away the plastic bags?

or more direct. Throw the normal ones direct in the grey ones!
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Re: where do you recycle or throw away the plastic bags?

They go in this tiny British island here: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017...bbish-beaches/
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Re: where do you recycle or throw away the plastic bags?

Pringles cans have been named as the worse packaging to recycle!

http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-39953209
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Seems the packaging matches the content then...
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Re: where do you recycle or throw away the plastic bags?

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Pringles cans have been named as the worse packaging to recycle!

http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-39953209
So it's actually better to buy Coke tinned than in pet .... interesting.
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Re: where do you recycle or throw away the plastic bags?

If you live near Wil in SG, you could go here;
https://www.kuster-recycling.ch/stan...ycling-ag-wil/

You can buy a roll of plastic bags from this company, 10 for I think 20CHF, fill these up with plastic waste and then bring them back for free. Each of these bags hold I guess about 60-70L.
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Re: where do you recycle or throw away the plastic bags?

We donate ours to the local erotic asphyxiation society.
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Wondered how you picked where to live.
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