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I Like Recycling

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    Fortnightly Collection

    For the past five years the local council where I live have been collecting glass bottles and jars, plastic bottles and containers and old newspapers and magazines for recycling every fortnight. There are also collection banks for unwanted shoes and clothing located in...
    mistygrey mistygrey 41-45, F 2 Responses Jun 16, 2009

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    Recycling

    Every since the recycling first came out, I have been recycling every since.  I am used to it now, it is a habit.  I love the fact the city where were at and many others received big tall containers in order for the recycling being neater and covered which is also easier when...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 2 Responses Jun 2, 2011

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    My Recycling Story....

    I enjoy recycling. I take cans and the can tabs I take off of cans to make necklaces as Christmas presents for fun. I also like to try to recycle yogurt cups some. I think it is very neat. It gives me a hobby. If I see a can on the road, I try to pick it up. Let me know what you...
    lea1307 lea1307 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 24, 2012

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    I Love It

         i love recycling . it helps the earth and saves you money . look at this way . most americans don't recyle . and use dozons of trash bags pouring out of their garages on trash day . then look at a person who recycles . 3 bins full of cans and bottles . so...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 6, 2009

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    Making a Difference

    I'm not an absolute nut about recycling, though I have gone out of my way to ensure what can be recycled gets to a depot.  It gives me piece of mind knowing that I'm making that effort, which is effortless, really.  I must have a bit of idealism left, believing that...
    UnderEli UnderEli 41-45, M Jul 30, 2009

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    My Recycling Story....

    I enjoy recycling. I take cans and the can tabs I take off of cans to make necklaces as Christmas presents for fun. I also like to try to recycle yogurt cups some. I think it is very neat. It gives me a hobby. If I see a can on the road, I try to pick it up. Let me know what you...
    lea1307 lea1307 18-21, F Oct 24, 2012

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    Recycling

    Recycling,Makes scene,Saves resources,The thing I like,Saves money too,Drink bottles,I reuse 'em,Time and time again,When eventually,I need a new one,I take the treat,Buy another drink.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Dec 11, 2011

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    Not Always Possible.

    I've lived in London, England, and in Germany.  Both of those countries have very strong recycling programs.  To the point of having seperate containers for blue, brown, green and clear glass. The problem comes with the size of our country.  Look at the relative...
    Rachael74 Rachael74 56-60, F Jul 17, 2010

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    Recycling In An Apartment Building

    Hello!  I am part of a small recycling group in our apartment building.  We have cut garbage removal by almost 50% and are hoping to do even better.  Doing some research on latest methods, etc.  I came across this website called "The Story of Stuff"...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 27, 2009

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