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Guide to household recycling

an introduction to why, what and how to recycle in the home

by Illinois. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Public Information

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Published by Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Public Information in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination1 folded sheet (7 p.)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27272148M
    OCLC/WorldCa25623198

    Evans Brothers, - Recycling (Waste, etc.) - 48 pages 0 Reviews The author looks at the issues surrounding the production and disposal of waste worldwide and suggests sustainable solutions. Recycling is as easy as in Greensboro! Greensboro was one of the first cities in the country to adopt automated recycling collection. That makes it easy for residents to recycle in your brown recycling cart -- as long as you remember a few rules about what the city accepts in recycling: ONLY recycle these items: Paper & cardboard. DuPage Recycling Guide This online recycling information is for items that are not accepted in curbside recycling bins. For information regarding what items are accepted in your curbside recycling, please visit your municipality link on the DuPage Recycling main page. The information is provided as a service to residents and is updated intermittently or when changes are brought to our attention.


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Guide to household recycling by Illinois. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Public Information Download PDF EPUB FB2

Just because an item is made from plastic, or contains plastic parts, doesn’t mean recycling facilities can handle it. There are other resources (e.g., Earthorg) that can help answer questions about what to do with non-recyclables or household hazardous waste.

The book features an A to Z guide of all the items that can recycle from cars to jars and many different ways of reducing what can not be recycled. Even if you live in a flat in the city and you ahve no access to a compost bin this book will illustrate how to stop generating rubbish.I found the chapter on office recycling particularly helpful/5(5).

While magazine subscriptions are on a recent decline and book sales are holding steady, it’s likely you have a stockpile of both these products on your coffee table, in your bookshelf or collecting dust in the you’re ready to clean them out, hopefully recycling is on your mind.

Both books and magazines fall under the category of mixed paper, which also includes catalogs and. Earth Ninja: A Children’s Book About Recycling, Reducing, and Reusing (Ninja Life Hacks) Mary Nhin. out of 5 stars Paperback.

$ #2. Not for me, please!: I choose to act green Your Complete Guide to Recycling Yard Clippings Harmonious Technologies. out of 5 stars 5. Paperback. $ # Radioactive Waste Management. Household recycling guide. How to dispose of just about anything, responsibly.

RECYCLING CART RECYCLING CART. These recyclables are taken to a recycling facility where they are sorted and delivered for reuse as raw materials in new products. General Recycling Guides: NEW. Sort This. Recycling Guide. NUEVO ¡Separe Esto. Guía de Reciclaje.

Simplified Recycling Guide. Household Recycling & Reuse Guide. Reciclamiento Domestico Y Guía Para Reutilización. Business Recycling Guide Business Recycling Guide for Mandatory Organics Recycling (AB) Apartments and Condos.

Junk Mail. Recycling is the law in New York City and is an easy everyday way to protect the environment. New York City provides a comprehensive and convenient curbside recycling program for its residents.

The New York City Department of Sanitation provides weekly pickups and has a comprehensive list of recyclable materials and detailed information about.

Empty containers: rinse, wipe or scrape out food and drain out liquids. Recycle items loosely in the blue cart, without a bag. How to dispose of just about anything, responsibly.

These items are picked up by the City, free of charge. Bag leaves in a paper or plastic bag. Call for pickup. The City offers free mulch made from yard clippings. Free Little Library is a “take a book, return a book” free book exchange.

There are o registered little libraries that are spread out across all fifty states and seven countries. Find a free little library. The Recycling and Reuse Guide is a comprehensive resource for District residents which identifies recycling opportunities and also provides a directory where residential household hazardous waste may be taken for disposal.

All of that information is important as it helps each of us divert those items from local landfills. As you can see in the.

recycling, the process of recovering and reusing waste products—from household use, manufacturing, agriculture, and business—and thereby reducing their burden on the environment.

During World War I and World War II, shortages of essential materials led to. Batteries – Place all household batteries in a sealed plastic bag on top of your curbside blue bins, or take them to a transfer station. Only cell phone and other rechargeable batteries, such as nickel-cadmium and lithium-ion types are actually recycled.

Car batteries can be Guide to household recycling book next to your curbside bin, or recycled at transfer stations, and some recycling companies. Recycled Products, Build a House From Recycled Products.

Recycling Comments. In reply to Justin Smith's post on the 29th October Safety glass and window glass cannot be recycled due to the chemical coatings on their surfaces.

Safety glass is laminated (has a fine coating" read more. Nov 8th, Simon Heather. Share your recycling tips. The recycling and waste disposal world seems to be full of yeses and nos. This page is a brief overview of what goes in which residential collection container, with links to additional information if needed.

MB for more info. Not sure whether it’s recyclable in your. PRo KS - Miller Recycling Center E. Clark Wichita, KS RadioShack S. Broadway S. Oliver S. Rock Road N. Amidon N. Rock S. Broadway N Maize Rd Towne West Mall Wichita, KS.

Sedgwick County Household Hazardous Waste Facility Stillwell, Wichita - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. While phone books and catalogs have water soluble bindings that dissolve in the paper making process, hard cover books and paperbacks have tough bindings that must be removed before the paper can be recycled so they require special handling.

You can recycle books at the Madison Recycling Center, a private firm, at Fish Hatchery RD. 5 3 REDUCE If there’s less waste, there’s less to recycle or reuse.

Some ways you can reduce the amount of waste you produce include. Our recycling database has a list of charities that commonly take gift-in-kind donations of used household items. Secondhand selling: Of course, there’s always the possibility of selling your used books either online or in a secondhand consignment or used book store.

Recycling and disposal guide. Use this recycling and disposal guide to help with the reuse, recycling and safe disposal options for everyday products and household items. Download the recycling guide (PDF, 5MB) View the recycling guide online. Search by item below. Use the A. To learn more about local recycling, composting, and hazardous household product collection - including days and hours - contact your community's recycling or solid waste coordinator or department.

Zoom in (+) on the map, click on the icon for your city or town, and follow the link, or see the list below the map. Use this tool to search for where to recycle different materials.

This tool was compiled by the City of Fort Collins Waste Reduction & Recycling Team to help residents find local diversion options for household items. Search for items, then click on each item for more information.

The information provided in this tool is compiled as a service. Green Disposal Guide. Find information on the best way to recycle, reuse or dispose of items from your home. Household hazardous waste Household hazardous waste Don’t throw this stuff in the trash.

All of it poses a threat to people or the environment— or both—if not disposed of properly. Most of these items can be dropped off at your local household hazardous waste facility (see info on back).

Call about disposal options for the rest. The City of Milwaukee thanks you for recycling. Our program makes it easy – just sort your recyclables into the blue cart to Recycle For Good. Each year residents recycle over 50 million pounds of materials through the City’s curbside program.

Learn how you can waste less, recycle more, and join the effort to make Milwaukee clean and green. councils in Wales to increase their recycling rate year on year, with a 58% recycling rate having to be achieved by /16 and a 64% recycling rate by / Strict fines will be imposed on local councils if the targets are missed, which is why we are asking every household in Neath Port Talbot to recycle everything they can.

UAE Recycling Guide. Tribe, the most questions and queries I receive these days from my readers are regarding recycling and removal of junk. Many people think that it is not possible to recycle in the UAE, however, that’ not true.

If you know where to find recycling. Household Batteries* Separate and bag batteries by type Tape ends of ALL batteries with non-conductive tape Limit: 1 gallon per drop-off DROP-OFF RECYCLING GUIDE *Recology CleanScapes provides free curbside collection of select items.

Contact Customer Service to arrange curbside Size: KB. We accept cardboard, plastic, paper, aluminum, tin, etc. Refer to the flyer PDF below for complete information and requirements.

The program is free to El Paso and Teller County households (no business). Registration is required. Please call for further questions. Recycling is available Wednesdays and Fridays ONLY from a.m.

If you live in a building with six units or less, you can request a free large blue recycling cart from the City. You can request a cart through BOS Convert trash can into recycling bin. You can turn a trash can into a recycling bin with a sticker from The bin should be smaller than 32 gallons and needs a sticker.

Request a sticker. This Guide is printed on % post-consumer recycled content paper. May 16 - Household Hazardous Waste Special Event at alternate location. Jun 13 - and repair, compost food scraps, and recycle right. Recycling goes far Electronics, Books, Book Recycling by Pacesetter Books & B and B Books Electronics Recycling by eWorks Electronics.

Recycling, Household Hazardous Waste, Yard Waste, Organics & More recycling Guide RAMSEY COUNTY EASY () answered 24/7File Size: 1MB. Please call the McHenry County College Sustainability Center at () ACORNS.

The Land Conservancy of McHenry County () AEROSOL CANS, EMPTY. See local garbage hauler or Recycling Drop-off Centers. AEROSOL PAINTS & PESTICIDES. Also see the household hazardous waste section in the Green File Size: KB. Reuse and Recycling Collection Events Will County has offered book reuse and recycling events for years, attracting donations from residents, schools, libraries and businesses.

This annual event runs for three consecutive days, usually in June, and has been done in partnership with the Joliet Park District at Pilcher Park for the past decade. RECYCLING GUIDE GLASS Glass is accepted, any color. Please rinse all jars and bottles. Broken glass, knick knacks, and window glass are accepted.

Large pieces of glass should be given to attendant. PLASTICS #1 through # 7 are accepted at this time. Please rinse all plastic Size: 8KB. Questions about recycling specific items can be directed to our Recycling Helpline at () or Recycling information is also available from Earth The list of acceptable materials is determined partly by what the County's solid waste and recycling facilities are equipped to sort and manage.

Your cooperation is greatly appreciated. The Green Guide is an easy-to-use guide to help you learn where to recycle, compost or dispose of materials. It offers useful information, options and tips to reduce the amount of waste you generate, reuse goods to get the most out of them and recycle items when they are no longer useful.

Keep on top of green living news, DIY tips, and info about recycling just about anything. Leave this field empty if you're human: At Earth, we’ve created a community that helps people find their own shade of green, match their values to their purchase behaviors, adopt environmentally sound practices and drive impactful environmental changes.

Aerosol containers (food grade only) Aluminum foil Cans & bottles Foil containers Metal lids from cans & bottles Plastic bottles (with or without caps attached)File Size: 1MB. HOUSEHOLD. Hazardous Waste. Management Guide. Household hazardous waste. is any waste product found in your home, yard or garage that can cause substantial harm to human health managed.

This guide helps residents to identify, reduce and safely dispose of household hazardous waste. Not all the options listed in this. brochure are safe disposal File Size: 2MB. Recycling is an easy and convenient way to reduce waste and protect the environment. Cities and property managers are required to offer residents the opportunity to recycle.

For the most accurate information about pick-up days and accepted materials in your community, start by contacting your city recycling coordinator or waste hauler. Convenience Centers, Multi-Material Recycling Facilities and Household Hazardous Waste Facilities free of charge.

Commercial businesses may utilize the Multi-Material Recycling Facilities free of charge. Commercial businesses will be charged disposal fees at both the South Wake Landfill and East Wake Transfer Station.

5 WASTE & RECYCLING OPTIONSFile Size: 1MB.Aspirational or "Wishcycling" has become a problem and entire recycling loads can end up in a landfill due to contamination by a well-intentioned recycler.

Educate yourself and become familiar with the basic rules of recycling so your good intentions aren't wasted. Recycling guidelines can vary by location, so be sure to adhere to the rules in.4 • medications & pills / household & personal items• recycling & donation locations guide recycling & donation locations guide• household & personal items •5 springfield recycling hotline please call all organizations to verify material needs, requirements and fees prior to visit plastic films & industrial shrinkwrap shrinkwrap and other grades of.