Reduce ,Reuse,Recycle


Reasons to Recycle

Recycling Conserves Resources

When we recycle, used materials are converted into new products, reducing the need to use up natural resources. Recycling helps conserve important raw materials and protects natural habitats for the future.

Recycling saves energy

Using recycled materials in the manufacturing process uses considerably less energy than that required for producing new products from raw materials. More energy is required to extract, refine, transport and process raw materials ready for industry compared with providing industry-ready materials.

Recycling helps protect the environment

Recycling reduces the need for processing raw material all of which creates
air and water pollution. As recycling saves energy it also reduces greenhouse gas emissions, which helps to tackle climate change.

3 reasons to Reduce waste

1. Take Your Name Off Junk Mail Lists

Every year each person gets an estimated 39 pounds worth of third class mail. See the hold the mail brochure to find ways to get off junk mail lists to reduce the amount of unwanted mail you receive. Add privacy statements to anything asking for your contact information. Opt out of receiving phone-books at don't trash the phone book.

2. Buy well, buy once

Well-designed and constructed products that are repairable will last longer and usually save you money, even if they cost more initially.

3. Sell, give away or donate usable clothing and household goods

Donate reusable items to a local thrift store.


Why reuse ?

So you can use the item until its limits .You never know who that can be helping .Its easy to reuse here are some ideas :when your writing in your journal or a peace of paper dont just write on the front write on the back as well ,Before you throw away those used cans, or anything else for that matter, check to see if you can reuse it somehow.,old (used) window screens of the nylon or other soft fiber types (NOT metal) make excellent reuseable filters for the clothes washer discharge hose,Plastic instant coffee caps can be used to hold vitamins and prescription pills until ready to be taken. They are flat and wont tip over. Just flip out the cardboard and throw it away.there are lots of easy ways to reuse .