The Algonquin Township is committed to recycling and following are some of the reasons why...
ENVIRONMENTAL reasons for recycling:
The ECONOMIC reasons for recycling:
Every ton of paper recycled saves up to 17 trees (depending on their size) not to mention the savings in the air and water pollution.
Did you Know...
- By recycling one aluminum can you'll save enough equivalent energy to run a computer for three hours or a TV for two hours!
- By reducing your paper usage and preventing a single ton of paper waste you'll save 15 to 17 mature trees!
- By recycling one glass bottle you'll save enough equivalent energy to operate a 100-watt light bulb for four hours!
For more information on what you can do to Think Green visit www.thinkgreen.com