Glass produced from recycled glass instead of raw materials reduces related air pollution by 20%, and water pollution by 50%
Toxic Chemicals Usage
Homeowners use up to 10 times more toxic chemicals per acre than farmers.
More Pollution Facts
Energy saved from one recycled aluminum can will operate a TV set for 3 hours, and is the equivalent to half a can of gasoline.
About 1% of U.S. landfill space is full of disposable diapers, which take 500 years to decompose.