Recycle, please!


Always Recycle

Do the environment a favor and REDUCE, REUSE, RECYLE!! :)


  1. Recycling is good for trees.
  2. Recycling protects wildlife and their habitats.
  3. Over 75% of waste is recyclable, but we only recycle about 30% of it.
  4. In 2010, paper recycling had increased over 89% since 1990.
  5. When plastics are recycled, they are usually "downcycled," that is, they are used to make a lower-quality form of plastic.
  6. There are a total of seven numbers assigned to plastics that identify the type of plastic resin used in the material.
  7. Recycling one ton of plastic saves an estimated seven cubic yards of landfill space.
  8. They specify the type of plastic that the item is made of, and how it can be reused.
  9. HDPE is a very tough, durable plastic that's easily recycled into products like plastic lumber.
  10. Plastics make up about 10% of the waste stream in the United States.