Trex, NW Works partner to add recycling drop-off location – The Winchester Star

Image of a green shed sitting at the side of a road. The shed has bright green signage on it depicting items that can be recycled. Behind the shed are bushy green shrubs and a bright blue sky.

By MATT WELCH The Winchester Star May 25, 2022

WINCHESTER — Winchester-based Trex and NW Works have partnered to establish a recycling drop-off shed.

The shed will be located on the NW Works property to help collect plastic film materials for Trex. This is part of Trex’s NexTrex program, a nationwide material sourcing initiative for the composite decking products the company produces. Trex manufactures its decking from reclaimed content, including a mix of industrial wood scrap and recycled polyethylene plastic.

Trex upcycles about 400 million pounds of discarded plastic annually, according to the company.

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Image courtesy of the Trex Company

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