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Infographic was in the metronews.  It is a simple breakdown of some the processes to recycle four materials; aluminum, plastic, glass, and paper.  It also has some of the shocking stats about recycling in Europe and the USA.  This infographic shows that it is cheaper to use recycled materials, and that we are not recycling enough.  Of course the best solution in the first place is not to create the waste in the first place.

Infographic was in the metronews. It is a simple breakdown of some the processes to recycle four materials; aluminum, plastic, glass, and paper. It also has some of the shocking stats about recycling in Europe and the USA. This infographic shows that it is cheaper to use recycled materials, and that we are not recycling enough. Of course the best solution in the first place is not to create the waste in the first place.

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New Black is an elegant, sustainable collection of upholstery fabrics created through an innovative closed loop recycling process and designed for future recycling.

New Black is an elegant, sustainable collection of upholstery fabrics created through an innovative closed loop recycling process and designed for future recycling.

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#INFOgraphic > Pet Recycling Process: Do you know the difference between PVC and PET plastic ? PET has been a breakthrough for the packaging industry since 1990 and here you have the chance to learn about the basics of the plastic bottles’ recycling process.  > http://infographicsmania.com/pet-recycling-process/?utm_source=Pinterest&utm_medium=INFOGRAPHICSMANIA&utm_campaign=SNAP

#INFOgraphic > Pet Recycling Process: Do you know the difference between PVC and PET plastic ? PET has been a breakthrough for the packaging industry since 1990 and here you have the chance to learn about the basics of the plastic bottles’ recycling process. > http://infographicsmania.com/pet-recycling-process/?utm_source=Pinterest&utm_medium=INFOGRAPHICSMANIA&utm_campaign=SNAP

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How to Recycle Metal - Earth911.com. This infographic about metal recycling is interesting. I had no idea they measured for radiation when they recycle metal.

How to Recycle Metal - Earth911.com. This infographic about metal recycling is interesting. I had no idea they measured for radiation when they recycle metal.

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A fun toilet paper roll art activity for kids. Use felt tip pens, duct tape and a cardboard tube to create an experimental 'scribbler'.
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Earn Recyclebank points: The Plastic Recycling Process<p><a href='https://livegreen.recyclebank.com/earn-points/the-plastic-recycling-process'><img src='https://livegreen.recyclebank.com/uploads/media/default/0001/05/9d50831408775230267a335493b1b32c0e02edde.jpeg' alt='The Plastic Recycling Process' width='640px' border='0' /></a></p>

Earn Recyclebank points: The Plastic Recycling Process<p><a href='https://livegreen.recyclebank.com/earn-points/the-plastic-recycling-process'><img src='https://livegreen.recyclebank.com/uploads/media/default/0001/05/9d50831408775230267a335493b1b32c0e02edde.jpeg' alt='The Plastic Recycling Process' width='640px' border='0' /></a></p>