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Monofilament Recycling Website Gets New Look

Do you know how or where to recycle your used monofilament or fluorocarbon fishing line? How about how to prevent your fishing gear from negatively impacting wildlife and the marine habitat?

To help anglers do their part and recycle old fishing line, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) has revamped its website to provide all of the information needed. 

Anglers can learn where to drop off old line and how recycling mono helps the environment by visiting the newly updated Monofilament Recovery and Recycling Program’s website at

Visit this website to locate a monofilament recycling bin near you by using the new interactive recycling bin map; watch a video on how to make your own monofilament recycling bin; join an existing organized cleanup event or create your own; or learn about our many statewide and national partners.

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