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Let’s start recycling in Tbilisi!

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  • 1. Let’s start waste recycling in Tbilisi! with
  • 2. Waste recycling, what is it?
  • 3. What is recycling? To reuse or transform waste into new products
  • 4. Why recycle?
  • 5. Where does our waste go? Almost all waste we produce in Georgia goes into landfills
  • 6. Landfill Filling landfills is not nice for the environment
  • 7. How long does it take to decompose? Plastic Bottles - 450 years Aluminum Can - 200-500 years Glass - never Plastic Bags - 200-1000 years
  • 8. Recycling saves resources Save paper, save trees ! Recycling 1 ton of paper saves 13 trees and 30,000 litres of drinking water
  • 9. Recycling saves resources Save plastic, save energy ! 1 recycled plastic bottle would save enough energy to power a 60- watt light bulb for 3 hours
  • 10. Recycling saves resources Save glass, save energy ! Making new bottles with recycled glass saves 25% energy
  • 11. How and What to recycle?
  • 12. Waste separation First let’s separate our various waste at home, at school
  • 13. Waste disposal Dispose your separated waste in specific containers
  • 14. And then, what happens?
  • 15. Collection of waste A company comes to pick up the waste and send it to recycling factories
  • 16. PAPER recycling With PAPER, a factory in Tbilisi produces toilet paper
  • 17. GLASS recycling With GLASS, a factory in Ksani makes new bottles
  • 18. CARDBOARD recycling With CARDBOARD, a factory in Tserovani produces new cardboard
  • 19. PLASTIC recycling With PLASTIC, a factory in Iran makes new containers