Why is recycling good?

Answer Recycling is good for many reasons: It saves energy and resources, decreases pollution, saves trees and reduces waste in landfills.DefinitionRecycling takes materials that would end up in a landfil... Read More »

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How is plastic recycling good for the ecosystem?

Plastics are everywhere. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that 12 percent of the municipal solid waste in 2008 was made up of plastic products, up from 1 percent in 1960. Fortuna... Read More »

What can we do to help recycling?

With so much talk about recycling, it can sometimes feel like a very large task that will never be accomplished. Recycling, however, doesn't have to be daunting. It can actually be quite simple and... Read More »

How much is a recycling bin?

Recycling bins range from about $15 for simple curbside bins to more than $150 for a trash can-size bin with lid and openings for bottles and cans. Most recycling bins are made of recycled plastic;... Read More »

LCD TV Recycling?

LCD televisions use technology that makes them challenging to recycle. While electronic stores will accept these televisions for recycling, most of the parts used in LCD TVs are not reusable. ... Read More »