I Reduce Reuse and Recycle

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    R, R And R

    I RECYCLE. I'm a very organized person and it's kinda cool to see my garbage organized. Glass, paper, non recyclables etc... I REUSE. 1) I read magazines left in recycle bins. 2) I reuse glass containers. I don't reuse plastic because I don't like plastic but I recycle it. 3) I...
    Bethsalomon Bethsalomon
    41-45, F
    Mar 6, 2012

    I Can't Imagine Not Doing This....

    We need to take care of the earth. I use cloth grocery bags for shopping and glass casseroles for storing food. Recycle/reuse/repurpose whatever plastic I can't avoid. Seems like there is more plastic than anything else.
    WildflowerWoman WildflowerWoman
    56-60, F
    Oct 21, 2012

    Waste Not, Want Not

    Reduce:The reduce category refers to using less of a particular item or simply not buying an item any more because it cannot be recycled or reused. A perfect example is Styrofoam products. There are many alternatives to Styrofoam. It would be best to avoid purchasing Styrofoam...
    RavenLee RavenLee
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Mar 3, 2009

    I took some waste to the tip in my juddering

    car, coming away, I stalled at the barrier and got complained about my exhaust, I thought they meant me backfireing, but they were moaning about the blue smoke petrol smell, its only exhaust
    Richard161 Richard161
    51-55, M
    Jul 25, 2015

    My Magazine (recycled) Christmas Tree.

    So in decorating for the holidays, I decided to use some old magazines (because I have a plethora of them) and try this Nifty little craft :) I think it is just adorable. If I had kids...I would definitely get 'em all around the table for this EASY yet festive craft.  ALL YOU...
    NiftySox NiftySox
    31-35, F
    1 Response Dec 8, 2011

    The 3 R's to Help Save the Environment

    With the landfill sites quickly filling up, I hope we can become more conscious as to what we put out as garbage. Often people think what you do won't make a difference, but if we all just did  one thing to help the efforts of reducing, recycling and reusing it would...
    JojoWazoo JojoWazoo
    46-50, F
    5 Responses Mar 20, 2009

    Try It!

    After all, one day we'll need the landfills for apartments and houses. Without fear of collapsing or methane gas seeping from the ground through your floor. Try it, it only take one extra thought and one extra step. You really wern't doing anything else.
    Josie06 Josie06
    56-60, F
    1 Response Nov 21, 2008
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