Why Do It
Recycling has many benefits. First and foremost, it helps keep the planet cleaner and healthier by:
Preserving natural resources. Recycling paper saves trees and generates less pollution during manufacturing because the fibers have already been processed.
Conserving energy, which helps improve air quality by burning less fossil fuels.
Job creation for the recycling industry.
Generates feed stock for a multitude of industries, such as printing.
Saves landfill space for those materials that cannot be recycled or reused.
Other benefits include: