Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!: An Easy Household Guide by Nicky Scott

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!: An Easy Household Guide by Nicky Scott

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What do you do with your old mobile phone? Where can you take your old medicines? Which plastic is recyclable? What happens to the stuff you recycle? This easy-to-use guide has the answers to all your recycling questions. Use its A-Z listing of everyday household items to see how you can recycle most of your unwanted things, do your bit for the planet, and maybe make a bit of money while you?re at it. Did you know that: Around 60% of your rubbish can be recycled?but only 11% is recycled (half is sent to landfill) Landfill sites are running outRecycling a one-metre stack of newspaper saves one treeIt costs #332 million a year to clean up the litter on Britain?s streetsA plastic vending cup can be made into a pencil or a penYou can make money recycling your aluminium cans150 million plastic carrier bags are used in the UK each week?they last up to 500 years in landfill Reduce, Reuse, Recycle is packed with ideas for cutting your consumption, reducing your rubbish, reusing, and recycling. It will also tell you where your old plastic goes to, what happens to your old glass jars, how they handle waste in other countries. With a comprehensive resources section and information on getting more involved, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle is an invaluable guide for anyone who wants to slim their bin and help stop the earth going to waste. This 2004 Green Books Paperback is in Near Mint condition.

ISBN: 9781903998403 SKU: 880756 Note: Any image shown is from a stock photo and is not the actual book.