Want to know how much you could be saving?

This at-a-glance calculation shows the positive impacts of recycling in your community.

While there are many benefits to recycling, this interactive calculator estimates the tonnage of recyclables and the related water and GHG savings possible. (Based on the EPA WARM model adjusted for traditional residential recyclables.)

  • tons of trash saved per year
  • metric tons of CO2 avoided per year
  • gallons of water saved per year
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Want to see if your current recycling program makes the grade?

See how your program compares to other communities in three distinct categories. Then use our online tools for additional resources.

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