Why Recycle?

There are many reasons why we recycle, incuding:

  • Recycling is an economical solid waste management option.
  • It can reduce your waste stream at least 25%.
  • It’s cheaper than landfilling or incinerating your trash.
  • It conserves natural resources by slowing down consumption of these resources.
  • It preserves valuable materials for future generations.
  • Using recyclables instead of virgin materials saves energy: Aluminum 95%, Steel 74%, Paper 64%.
  • It creates jobs. Keeping U.S. manufacturing industries alive and competitive in the global economy. Go USA!