Reduce, Reuse, & Recycle

By : Alexa Sisson

Triple R.

Reduce the amount of stuff you have by only purchasing the amount you need.

Reuse what you have by finding a new use for things that you might otherwise discard.

Recycle what you can. If home pickup isn't available in your area, you may be able to find a recycling center near you. Recycle newspapers, plastic, aluminum cans, and many other items.

Where can you recycle?

Many businesses have special bins for recycling newspapers, styrofoam egg cartons, plastic grocery bags, aluminum cans, and many other items.

There is a home pick up for recycling in many neighborhoods, if there isn't you can find a recycling center near you.

What can you recycle?

  • All glass food and beverage containers
  • stereos and speakers (no wood cases), small appliances & all telephones.
  • gift and shoe boxes, all paper bags.
  • bubble wrap Newspaper including any inserts that came in the newspaper, white packing paper