Reduce

By Nathan Lambeth

Reducing

If you redcue the amount of plastic, metal that you use, the worlds polution would be reduced by a great percentage


10 facts about reducing

  1. The average person creates 4.7 pounds of waste every single day.
  2. Recycling a 3 foot high stack of newspapers can save one whole tree.
  3. Newspapers can be reused as wrapping paper for gifts
  4. Recycled paper takes about 60% LESS energy and water to make than new paper.
  5. Empty tissue boxes can provide easy and handy storage for plastic grocery bags.
  6. Recycling plastic saves twice as much energy as it takes to incinerate it.
  7. Americans use about 2,500,000 plastic bottles every HOUR, and only about 27% of them are recycled.
  8. There is NO LIMIT to the number of times an aluminum can can be recycled.
  9. The energy saved by recycling a SINGLE aluminum can will run a TV for 3 hours.
  10. Recycling 1 ton of aluminum cans conserves the equivalent of 1665 gallons of gasoline




guaranteed to help out the earth

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