Chair Made from Recycled Plastic
Can Man Miscellaneous Cans
Mailbox Recycled Plastic
Turtle Reuse of Miscellanous Metal Items
Saves Energy - It uses much less energy to recycle something than it does to make it new
Improves Air Quality - The trash is not being burned in backyards or incinerated sending the fumes into the air .
Slows Global Warming - The smoke and chemicals from burning and incinerating trash become trapped in the atmosphere creating global warming. By recycling you are slowing this process
Saves Natural Resources - Recycling 2000 lbs (1 ton) of newspaper saves 17 trees and 462 gallons of oil
Improves Water Quality - By recycling you are not leaving the trash to seep into the ground and water
Generates less Pollution - There is 95% less pollution when making paper from recycled paper then when making it from a tree
Conserves Landfill space - Humans produce 246 million tons of trash a year, we have to find alternatives for it. Landfill space is going to run out
Creates Jobs- Recycling creates 10 times more jobs than landfilling the same items.