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  • WHAT IS RECYCLING?RECYCLING is processing used materials (waste) into new products to prevent waste of potentially useful material
  • RECYCLEis the third ‘R’ of the mobius loop DUCE USE CYCLE
  •  INCREASE IN POPULATION RISE IN DEMAND FOR GOODS FAST DEPLETING NATURAL RESOURCES LESS ENERGY REQUIRED FOR RECYCLING
  • Waste generated is disposed byLANDFILL INCINERATION
  • PROCESS of RECYCLING Collection Segregation Processing and Remanufacturing Purchase and Use
  • WaterPaperAluminiumElectronic wasteGlassPlasticPaintScrap
  • RECYCLINGPaper Aluminium35% less water pollution Requires only 5% of energy74% less air pollution use to make new Al
  • RECYCLING WaterElectronic waste FiltrationMechanical shredding andseparation Reverse osmosisCryogenic decomposition ozonation
  • Financial Benefits  Conservation of ResourcesMake money selling 1 million ton of steel recyclables recycled saves 1.3 million tons iron ore 7,18,000 tons coal 62,000 tons limestone
  • Energy saving Jobs creationIt requires less 10,000 tons of energy to waste: manufacture recycled goods Incinerated- 1 job Landfilled – 6 jobs Recycled – 36 jobs
  • Environmental Protection Reduced contamination from landfills Reduced pollution Reduced environmental impact from mining or extracting fresh raw materials