Recycling is a great way to preserve the environment and save energy, but even though more than 75% of waste is recyclable, only about 30% of it gets recycled. Most people know to recycle glass, paper, plastic and aluminum, but there are plenty of ways to expand your recycling habits beyond beverage bottles and scrap paper if you know what to recycle.
Here are six surprisingly recyclable items and how you can recycle them:
Batteries should never just be thrown in the trash. They contain hazardous chemicals that can leach into the environment if they’re left to break down in landfills. Call2Recycle is a
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You may have heard of a cooling tower, but you may not know what one does, or where to find it. Cooling towers actually remove waste heat from the water used in industrial processes, making it so that that same water can be conserved and reused.
A cooling tower can be one of several different types. There are dry or closed circuit cooling towers, and open circuit or wet cooling towers. The main difference between the two is that while an open circuit is one circuit, a closed circuit towers have two separate fluid circuits, so that the water to be cooled, and the water doing the cooling do never come in cont
Packing lunch, for school or for a job, is a great way to cut down on costs and save precious break minutes that would be spent buying lunch. If you do it right, it can also be a great way to kickstart good recycling practices and cut down on your personal carbon footprint.
Recycle All Plastic Bags
If you pack a lunch for your job (or for your kids) every day, you’re probably well acquainted with small plastic bags, saran wrap and aluminum foil. But did you know that none of these items have to go in the trash?
Saran wrap and plastic bags are actually great candidates for plastic recycling and can be returne