Landfill- B1 class
- Glass that is thrown away and ends up in a landfill will NEVER decompose.
- Some types of plastic can take 500 years to decompose.
- 24 trees are needed to make 1 ton of paper!
- Recycled paper produces 73% less air pollution that makeing paper from raw materials!
- One recycled plastic bottle saves enough energy to power a 60-watt light bulb for 3 hours.
There are just a few3 facts about recycling and how important it is. For more informantion on what to recycle
and where, contact your local council and start recycling today! the coucil might also be able to help you start recycling programme at your school. Why not ask them for a starter pack?