Recycling used fishing line...

Discussion in 'LOCAL OHIO TALK' started by andrew76, Feb 14, 2009.

  1. andrew76

    andrew76 New Member

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    I was wandering do you! recycle your old fishing line? The bait shop down the street has a line recycle box. I usualy visit about 4 times a year.
     
  2. BobbyLee

    BobbyLee New Member

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    I strip mine most of the way off then the undamaged back half I save for leaders and drop lines on my 3-way rigs...
     

  3. Hoopie

    Hoopie New Member

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    Andrew what do they do with the line? What do they make out of it do you know?
     
  4. andrew76

    andrew76 New Member

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    Sorry chris i dont know but ill find out and let you know.
     
  5. kyelkhunter3006

    kyelkhunter3006 New Member

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    I just put mine out with the trash recycling pick-up nowadays. I used to box it up and mail it to Berkley years ago. They used to have a program for it, not sure if they still do. Back then, they told me that they used the old line to make the spools for new line.
     
  6. catfishrollo

    catfishrollo New Member

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    Never heard of recycling line, thats pretty neat! rollo