August 14, 2012 6:15 PM
Go green. Recycle. Reuse. Those are critical issues facing our world today. Recycling conserves our natural resources, reduces space in our landfills, reduces pollution, and conserves energy and water.
Using recycled aluminum requires 96% less energy than manufacturing new aluminum from bauxite. Recycling plastic bottles uses 76% less energy than making new plastic for bottles. Recycled glass uses 21% less energy. [More]