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					Recycling: Waste Not
  Want Not


        By Jean Falls
         What is recycling?
 To put or pass through a cycle again as for
  further treatment
 To extract and reuse (useful substances)
        Why do we recycle?
 Personal responsibility to keep America
  beautiful
 It saves space (landfills)
 It saves energy (13-95% of the energy
  required to manufacture goods from virgin
  materials
 It creates jobs
 It reduces pollution
            What do we recycle?
 Unbroken glass
 Newspapers and inserts
 Metal cans, caps, lids, bands, and foil
 Plastic bags
 Mixed papers – junk mail, magazines
 Scrap aluminum – lawn chairs, screen doors,
 Motor oil
 Automobile batteries
 Rechargeable batteries – cordless phones, camcorders, shavers,
  portable appliances, computers, etc.
 Laser / Ink cartridges
 Scrap metal

				
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