Do you have a recycling program for plastic pots?

Article  |   October 22, 2013
No. We do not collect used Monrovia containers from garden centers for both logistic and sanitary reasons. Often, we use common carrier trucks throughout most of the United States and they do not return to our nursery after delivering plants. Additionally, due to pest and disease issues such as the Mediterranean fruit fly, the glassy-wing…

Can my customers recycle their Monrovia pots?

Article  |   October 22, 2013
100% of our pots are recyclable. Our recyclable pots are made of high-density polyethylene (HDPE) and polypropylene (PP) which are designated #2 HDPE or #5 PP. Most recycling facilities accept these plant pots. #2 HDPE is the most-often recycled plastic in the United States – the same plastic used to make milk jugs and household…