Pointe-Claire plastic recycling program expands

2016-02-16

CTV Montreal
Published Sunday, February 14, 2016 6:13PM EST
Last Updated Sunday, February 14, 2016 6:32PM EST

Following the success of a summer pilot project, residents of Pointe-Claire will be finding it easier to recycle plastics.

The city has set up a polystyrene collection point, located at 50 Terra Cotta, where citizens can bring anything with a number six plastic symbol on it 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Plastics that contain polystyrene, such as Styrofoam, are not supposed to go into general recycling. More