We accept clean plastic bottle caps for recycling. Plastic can be shipped to our office or dropped-off during regular business hours.
Send Your Caps To: Caps Can Do 437 Holtzman Ave. Columbus, OH 43205
We never charge for caps that are dropped off, but we are not able to pay for shipping.
Types of Clean Plastic Caps Accepted
Our program focuses on recycling #5 (polypropylene) plastic caps. Please rinse or clean caps well enough to remove any remaining product. Our facility does not have a wash line. Please remove foil, foam or paper liners. (Most caps are NOT marked with the #5. We can recycle caps meeting the following criteria):
Caps from threaded neck bottles (soda, juice, shampoo, detergent, aspirin, etc.
Plastic Jar Lids (peanut butter, pickles, mayo, etc.)
Flip caps from tubes, personal care products & food product bottles (condiments)
Flexible snap-on lids (butter tub lids, yogurt cup lids, etc.)
Caps NOT Accepted
No caps with foil, foam or paper liners (unless liners are removed); glue residue & flexible plastic liners are OK
No dirty caps encrusted with food particles or foreign materials
No flat, snap on/off lids from milk/water jugs (usually made from #4 LDPE)
No metal lids or caps with metal inserts (nothing metal at all)
No plastic pumps or sprayers (typically contain metal components)
No caps or lids that break when bent (possibly #6 PS or other brittle plastic)
Other #5 Plastic Stuff
We will accept other clean items that are clearly marked with the #5 recycle symbol, including: