Top Reasons To   RECYCLE from Fco Javier Ruiz
1.  Recycling saves trees.   <ul><li>Half the Earth's forests are gone, and up to 95 percent of the original forest area i...
2.  Recycling protects wildlife habitat and biodiversity  . <ul><li>Using recycled materials reduces the need to extract n...
3.  Recycling reduces the use of toxic chemicals  . <ul><li>Making products from already refined waste materials reduces -...
4.  Recycling helps curb global warming. <ul><li>Recycling one ton of glass results in energy savings of more than 300% an...
5.  Recycling reduces water pollution. <ul><li>Turning trees into paper is the most waterintensive industrial process in t...
6.  Recycling reduces the need for landfills. <ul><li>Toxic pollution from landfills --including cyanide, dioxins, mercury...
7.  Recycling reduces the need for incinerators.   <ul><li>Municipal waste incinerators spew out all kinds of air pollutan...
8.  Recycling creates jobs and promotes economic development.
9. REMEMBER(part one):
10. REMEMBER(part two)
11.  Some interesting Links for kids:
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  1. 1. Top Reasons To RECYCLE from Fco Javier Ruiz
  2. 2. 1. Recycling saves trees. <ul><li>Half the Earth's forests are gone, and up to 95 percent of the original forest area in the U.S. has been cut down. </li></ul>
  3. 3. 2. Recycling protects wildlife habitat and biodiversity . <ul><li>Using recycled materials reduces the need to extract natural resources such as timber, crude petroleum and mineral ores. </li></ul>
  4. 4. 3. Recycling reduces the use of toxic chemicals . <ul><li>Making products from already refined waste materials reduces -- and often avoids altogether -- the need. </li></ul>
  5. 5. 4. Recycling helps curb global warming. <ul><li>Recycling one ton of glass results in energy savings of more than 300% and lowers carbon dioxide emissions by 3.46 tons. </li></ul>
  6. 6. 5. Recycling reduces water pollution. <ul><li>Turning trees into paper is the most waterintensive industrial process in the United States. </li></ul>
  7. 7. 6. Recycling reduces the need for landfills. <ul><li>Toxic pollution from landfills --including cyanide, dioxins, mercury, methane, hydrochloric acid, sulfuric acid and lead. </li></ul>
  8. 8. 7. Recycling reduces the need for incinerators. <ul><li>Municipal waste incinerators spew out all kinds of air pollutants, and are often located in urban neighborhoods. </li></ul>
  9. 9. 8. Recycling creates jobs and promotes economic development.
  10. 10. 9. REMEMBER(part one):
  11. 11. 10. REMEMBER(part two)
  12. 12. 11. Some interesting Links for kids:

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