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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

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Miranda Norman

on 27 September 2012

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Transcript of Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

And this is your water bottle. That you decided to throw on the side of the road. What you don't know is.. this bottle is made of PET plastic, the most common type of plastic. polluting the earth, fooling animals into thinking its food, and being an overall eyesore. After several months your water bottle is picked up.. What was once your trash being used as: -Lumber for building houses
-Plastic for children's toys
-Lining used in winter coats Water bottles are not the only trash contributing to the declining health of the earth either. If we continue to disrespect the environment we could be in serious trouble with Mother Earth. By not properly disposing of these materials, we are forced to create new ones causing the release of greenhouse gasses into the atmosphere. These emissions are the cause of global warming REUSE (cc) photo by theaucitron on Flickr (cc) photo by theaucitron on Flickr GOING GREEN comes into play REDUCE RECYCLE And brought to a recycling plant. This is when But what can you do to save the earth? But unfortunately for the earth, it does not biodegrade Your water bottle is now Image Courtesy of Frances Dinkelspiel / Berkleyside.com http://aumusiclibrary.files.wordpress.com/2011/02/rain.jpg http://www.xweather.org/snow http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-2kpQOoCpHic/Tx4j8K1Tb8I/AAAAAAAAAxw/JluzjD2OfPw/s1600/perfect-storm.jpg http://media.campustimes.org/2011/12/thumbs-down.png http://www.inspiredtorecycle.com/templates/inspired2recycle/images/recycle-truck.png http://www.nwleics.gov.uk/pages/recycling_sites http://www.plasticstoday.com/sites/default/files/Plastic_bag.jpg http://www.sha.org/bottle/ http://www.amazingbattery.com/wp-content/uploads/wpsc/category_images/single-use-batteries.jpg #1 http://weathersavvy.com/PowerPlantEmissions.jpg - Turn off the lights when you leave a room -Reduce the amount of food and clothing purchases -Buy reusable water bottles
-Start buying recycled clothing
and furniture Separate trash into glass, plastic, paper, and aluminum. So its up to you to live in a world like this or like this http://i.istockimg.com/file_thumbview_approve/12357143/2/stock-photo-12357143-polluted-beach.jpg http://www.elaineruettiger.com/large-single-view/gallery/204138-6-16935/Painting/Oil/Seascape.html The choice is yours! An Inconvenient Truth Where the process of recycling happens. http://www.ci.berkeley.ca.us/uploadedImages/Mayor/Level_3__-General/EarthInHand.gif The earth is a place we call home.
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