Recycle Cardboard Covers
If your record covers are clean and made of cardboard, recycle them with other cardboard.
Plastic Goes in the Garbage
Throw any plastic sleeves / film packaging covering a new vinyl in the garbage.
Ways to Reduce
Give to a Charity or Thrift Shop
Consider taking unwanted records to a thrift shop or donation center near you. Old records are like other plastics: they leach chemicals into the environment if they end up in landfills.
Ways to Reuse
Craft and Upcycle
Consider upcycling old vinyl records into craft bowls, tables and even clothing. Find new craft ideas.