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Packing Peanuts

Polystyrene Foam Packing Peanuts

Accepted at the following retail shipping stores:

Polystyrene Foam Packing Peanuts

The UPS Store
332 West Lee Highway (behind Taco Bell)
Warrenton, VA 20186
(540) 349-8333

Ship on Site
201 Broadview Avenue
Warrenton, VA 20186
(540) 349-3229

US Parcel Mailing, Etc.
41 West Lee Highway Suite 59 (in Giant shopping center)
Warrenton, VA 20186
(540) 347-5259

How to Prepare for Reuse:

  • Clean, dry and separated, placed in plastic bag or box.
  • Also accept Styrofoam pieces, air pillows, bubble wrap, brown packing paper & unmarked boxes.
Why Recycle?
  • Plastic polystyrene foam packing “peanuts” are not recyclable but can be reused many times although corn starch based packing peanuts are biodegradable. If they disintegrate in water, they are made from a vegetable matter.
  • Uses for packing peanuts are unlimited as art projects, stuffing for bean bag chairs and pet pillows.
  • Reduce litter on our roadways.


Date Last Modified: 03/22/2012


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