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Resin ID codes could get upgraded


January 10, 2014 3:48 pm ET

Additional changes could be coming for the Resin Identification Code, those little numbers and letters on the bottom of plastic bottles and containers that touch millions of lives every day.

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Say so long to recycling code arrows


June 11, 2013 12:43 pm ET

An ASTM International plastics committee has announced a big change to the Resin Identification Code: The iconic chasing-arrows symbol will be replaced by a solid, equilateral triangle.

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