Categories: Uncategorized | May 13th, 2013 | by admin | no comments
The government uses a few different tactics to encourage recycling, and for the most part, these tactics have been quite effective. If more people would properly recycle, the environment would a much cleaner, enjoyable place to live in.
Addressing the Issues
One of the methods that the government uses to spur recycling is addressing current recycling issues. In this situation, the government encourages the public to take action, and it arouses a feeling of responsibility within the public. If the Continue Reading »
Categories: Uncategorized | March 4th, 2013 | by admin | no comments
Recycling includes three steps to complete the process. Each step is necessary to receive the benefits from recycling.
The first step is to collect all of the items to recycle. Each home or community can collect these items by designating a special container for each recyclable item. Some communities offer drop off centers or curbside containers to pick up the collected recyclables.
After collecting all the recyclables, the next step is to send them to a facility to be processed.You can find Continue Reading »
Categories: Uncategorized | February 28th, 2013 | by admin | no comments
Going green has some individual benefits. Those who go green can derive satisfaction from knowing that they are helping the environment, and green investments can save a family a significant amount of money. However, going green also has a number of additional benefits that help everyone. Here are some of the ways that going green helps everyone.
First, going green makes the planet a much safer and pleasant place to live on. By reducing energy consumption, people can Continue Reading »
Categories: Uncategorized | February 25th, 2013 | by admin | no comments
In communities across the nation, curbside recycling is taking a foothold and providing city residents an easy opportunity to keep recyclable items out of the landfill. For communities who don’t have this service yet, being a pro-active citizen is the first step towards reducing the load taken to the landfill. What are some ways you can keep your landfill from filling up?
Start a Freecycle group in your area. This popular group that focuses on keeping useful items out Continue Reading »
Categories: Uncategorized | February 22nd, 2013 | by admin | no comments
Recycling is fun and easy to incorporate into everyday life. The more items that we use each day means more trash generated. Therefore, without recycling, these items will end up in landfills and create health hazards. Everybody can help by incorporating five simple recycling tips into their daily routines.
Items that can be recycled can include paper, glass, aluminum and plastic. We can save these items from ending up in landfills by establishing a recycling plan in the home. A box or trash bin can be placed in the corner of a Continue Reading »
Categories: Uncategorized | February 19th, 2013 | by admin | no comments
Recycling is a process that includes collecting, sorting and processing materials to make new products and then having those new products used by consumers. Below are some of the top benefits of recycling.
Recycling helps protect our environment and families. By recycling, we reduce the waste that goes into the landfills and incinerator plants. Landfills are designed to keep dangerous chemicals from going into our water systems, but do they? Many cities report contaminated water with dangerous Continue Reading »