Instead of throwing items away try to reuse. Purchase cloth napkins or towels instead of paper, refill boxes and turn empty jars into containers to store food. Use the back side of paper to take notes and do scratch work.
Checkout these great projects aimed to help you to reuse:
Reduce the amount of waste that your family discards by purchasing goods and products that are durable and long lasting. Those that are packaged in recyclable containers. Share magazines and newspaper subscriptions with friends.
If everyone who uses toner cartridges recycle just one printer toner cartridge each, it would save 3 quarts of oil. In 12 months cartridge recycling could save 4.3 million liters of oil in our country. Recycle used motor oil and batteries at a local center.
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