Most keys can be taken to your local Community Recycling Center or Waste Management Facility.
Plain metal keys can be recycled with scrap metal, whereas Electronic keys are considered e-waste.
Alternatively, Repurpose your old keysinto something new.
1.Quick & easy zipper pull
2.Keep an old key near the door to clean the tread of your boots.
3.Use a weights- Sew or glue them into drapes, outside patio tablecloths, shower curtains
4.Make a Wind Chime- all you need is a base, fishing line and tie those keys on.
5.Use As box openers- safer than knives
6.Make a screwdriver- file down the end and you can carry it with you
7.Use the hole as a nail direct when hammering.
Millions of keys are thrown away each year. Taking the extra step to recycle, reuse, or donate your old keys helps to reduce waste and keep these cool materials in use.