By Megan Noggle

Why you should recycle

The better things that are recycled use less water. It also creates less pollution and uses less energy. Recycling produces less carbon. The result of this reduces the greenhouse gas emissions.

How does recycling affect mining?

Mining is bad for the environment because mining uses raw materials. The more we recycle, the less we need to mine. Recycling should be looked at more of competing source of raw materials.