This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Inspecting bales of HDPE plastic before recycling

Inspecting bales of HDPE plastic before recycling

T820/0240

Rights Managed

This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Please contact your Account Manager if you have any query.

Credit

HANK MORGAN / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY HANK MORGAN / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

Plastic recycling. Inspection of bales of HDPE (High Density Polyethylene) plastic at a recycling plant. HDPE is used in a variety of rigid packaging for food and beverages. It is sorted and compressed into these bales before being cleaned and shredded. It is then shipped in chipped form to manufacturing plants for re-use. Photographed in Pennsylvania, USA.

Release details

Model release not required. Property release not required.

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • Add to board
  • Similar {{ mediaType(i) }}