The need to Reduce , Recycle & Reuse By Sidra Afzal
<ul><li>RECYCLING MEANS TO USE MATERIALS AGAIN TO MAKE SOMETHING NEW! </li></ul>Recycle
<ul><li>Saves limited natural resources  </li></ul><ul><li>Prevents greenhouse gas emissions and water pollutants  </li></...
<ul><li>REDUCTION MEANS TO MAKE  </li></ul><ul><li>SOMETHING SMALLER </li></ul>Reduction USE SOMETHING LESS OFTEN
The 3 Rs – 2. Waste Reduction  <ul><li>Make double sided copies.  </li></ul><ul><li>Circulate memos, documents and periodi...
Reuse PRODUCTS THAT STAY USEFUL REDUCE THE DEMAND FOR NEW PRODUCTS REUSING ITEMS ALSO EXTEND THE PRODUCTS NEED TO BE RECYC...
<ul><li>Reuse envelopes.  </li></ul><ul><li>Reuse single-sided paper for scratch paper.  </li></ul><ul><li>Reuse foam pean...
<ul><li>Much of our garbage ends up in landfills. </li></ul><ul><li>Sometimes the garbage is taken to an Incinerator where...
We can help by learning more about and Practicing the three  “ R”s of management: Reduce, reuse, and recycle. What You Can...
<ul><li>Reduce, Reuse, Recycle  </li></ul><ul><li>Buy Recycled Products  </li></ul><ul><li>Become involved  </li></ul><ul>...
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  1. 1. The need to Reduce , Recycle & Reuse By Sidra Afzal
  2. 2. <ul><li>RECYCLING MEANS TO USE MATERIALS AGAIN TO MAKE SOMETHING NEW! </li></ul>Recycle
  3. 3. <ul><li>Saves limited natural resources </li></ul><ul><li>Prevents greenhouse gas emissions and water pollutants </li></ul><ul><li>Saves energy </li></ul><ul><li>Provides raw materials for industry and creates jobs </li></ul><ul><li>Saves landfill space </li></ul>The 3 Rs – 1. Recycle
  4. 4. <ul><li>REDUCTION MEANS TO MAKE </li></ul><ul><li>SOMETHING SMALLER </li></ul>Reduction USE SOMETHING LESS OFTEN
  5. 5. The 3 Rs – 2. Waste Reduction <ul><li>Make double sided copies. </li></ul><ul><li>Circulate memos, documents and periodicals. </li></ul><ul><li>Use durable cups and silverware. </li></ul><ul><li>Proof-read documents on the computer screen. </li></ul><ul><li>Purchase merchandise with minimal packaging or order in bulk. </li></ul><ul><li>Read periodicals online. </li></ul><ul><li>Send e-cards. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Reuse PRODUCTS THAT STAY USEFUL REDUCE THE DEMAND FOR NEW PRODUCTS REUSING ITEMS ALSO EXTEND THE PRODUCTS NEED TO BE RECYCLED OR THROWED AWAY
  7. 7. <ul><li>Reuse envelopes. </li></ul><ul><li>Reuse single-sided paper for scratch paper. </li></ul><ul><li>Reuse foam peanuts and other packaging material. </li></ul><ul><li>Use remanufactured or surplus office equipment. </li></ul><ul><li>Use rechargeable batteries. </li></ul><ul><li>Use rechargeable fax and printer cartridges. </li></ul><ul><li>Compost grass clippings and food waste. </li></ul><ul><li>Donate toys and other items to charity. </li></ul>The 3 Rs – 3. Reuse
  8. 8. <ul><li>Much of our garbage ends up in landfills. </li></ul><ul><li>Sometimes the garbage is taken to an Incinerator where it is burned. </li></ul>Where Does It Goes
  9. 9. We can help by learning more about and Practicing the three “ R”s of management: Reduce, reuse, and recycle. What You Can Do To Help!
  10. 10. <ul><li>Reduce, Reuse, Recycle </li></ul><ul><li>Buy Recycled Products </li></ul><ul><li>Become involved </li></ul><ul><li>Tell your friends </li></ul>What You Can Do To Help!
  11. 11. Thank You!
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