Recycle Only the Tray
Remove the plastic film from the microwavable tray before recycling the tray. The film cover on the trays cannot be recycled.
Clean Before Recycling
Before you recycle your microwavable tray, rinse it out because food is a contaminant in plastic recycling.
Ways to Reduce
Create Your Own Frozen Dinners
Frozen dinners can be more expensive than preparing that same meal by hand. To save on money and time, consider making dinners in bulk at the beginning of the week, which helps reduce how much waste that’s generated from frozen dinners. See these helpful tips.