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    Price update...
    Cardboard $.01 lb.
    Glass jars and wine and liquor bottles $.03 lb.
    Glass beer bottles $.04 lb.
    #2 Plastic color $.02 lb.
    #2 Plastic clear / natural $.10 lb.
    #1 plastic mixed crv and non crv $.30 - $.40 lb.
    Aluminum cans $.85 - $95 lb.



    you may need coupon, may have to crush item, or bonus price day in order to get some of these prices...
    Better than the dump!


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    Wow thatís impressive on the aluminum cans, and lower than we are here in Florida on cardboard.
    Iím getting 4 cents a pound for cardboard and 35 cents for aluminum cans

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    Quote Originally Posted by hobo finds View Post
    So AZ prices

    #2 plastic clear (milk / water gal) .10 lb
    #2 plastic color .02 lb
    #1 plastic bottles .30 lb
    Glass bottles / jars .03 lb
    Cardboard .02 lb
    Hm so you mean places buy these things from you? Do all states have such places?

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    Quote Originally Posted by mike1 View Post
    Hm so you mean places buy these things from you? Do all states have such places?
    Not all states.

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    Some states dump millions into recycling programs that lose money. According to Google Search, 5 tons of #1 scrap plastic ( clean ) is about $350 wholesale on the open market.

    On a side note: purified and processed plastic pellets start at around $0.60 /lb wholesale .

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    Price update...
    Cardboard $.01 lb.
    #2 Plastic color $.02 lb.
    #2 Plastic clear / natural $.02 lb.
    #1 plastic mixed crv and non crv $.30 - $.40 lb.
    Aluminum cans $.85 - $95 lb.

    you may need coupon, may have to crush item, or bonus price day in order to get some of these prices...

    No longer a glass buyer, and not worth it for cardboard $.01 lb. or #2 plastics color and natural only place buying is at $.02.


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