What are we wasting for? Recycling is an easy way to make a difference every day.

INTERACTIVE: What’s your impact?

Move the GREEN TAB below to find out how much your family could recycle and how much water that would save each year.

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Estimates based on EPA WARM Model (Each person generates an average of 1.5 pounds of recyclables per day which equates to 3.8 gallons of water when recycled properly.)

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Recycling saves local money, creates jobs, and saves the environment. Your recycling adds up to big savings.

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Did you know: Less than half of all recyclables in U.S. homes get recycled? Learn how you can make an impact where you live. #whatarwewastingfor #weareallin

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We are committed to recycling across the country - are you? Less than half of all recyclables in U.S. homes get recycled. You can make an impact. Learn more here. #whatarwewastingfor #Weareallin

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Still confused about what to recycle? Less than half of all recyclables in U.S. homes get recycled. Learn what you can and can not recycle. #whatarwewastingfor #Weareallin

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#Back2School Tip#5 -Remember wrapping books in grocery bags to protect them? #oldschool but it works to extend their use and keep out of the landfill. #RecyclingMatters

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#Back2School Tip #4 : 1) Recycle old notebooks and papers 2) Re use old backpacks 3) Donate old backpacks in good condition to charity organizations - not in your recycling bins!

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#Back2School Tip#3: Only 1 of 3 bottles are being recycled in the U.S. Let's keep plastic bottles out of landfills and recycle them!

READY TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN YOUR COMMUNITY?

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