Monday, November 15, 2010

Nov. 15th- America Recycles Day


Did you know...?

When you recycle 10 cans per week you save enough energy for 30 hours of TV watching per week.

When you recycle 4 Sunday papers per month you save 4 trees per year.

When you recycle 15 plastic bottles per week you save enough fiver to make 156 T-shirts per year.

When you recycle 1 glass bottle you save enough energy to light 100-watt lightbulb for 4 hours, or power a computer for 30 minutes or a TV for 20 minutes.

Need more reasons to recycle? Visit www.americarecyclesday.org to find out more and how to get involved.

-sg

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

I suggest you save this post and reuse it next year at this time.

CSB/SJU News and Events said...

Trust me! I plan to!

Amy said...

Great suggestion! :)