The best way to cut down on plastic waste is to avoid purchasing plastic products using these tips:
Avoid single use use plastic bags by bringing your own reusable checkout and produce bags to the store
Remember your reusable coffee cup and opt out of straws if possible
Avoid plastic silverware by bringing your own portable set
Consider buying in bulk whenever possible and bring your own reusable containers
Opt for products without unnecessary packaging
City of Durango Plastic Recycling
The City accepts Plastic Bottles, Tubs, Jugs, Trays and Containers in the Single Stream Recycling Program and at the City’s Recycling Center. Use the DurangoRecycles.com webapp to check what can and cannot be recycled.