We Earthlings

What connects us all? Nature and our shared relationships through nature.

Share how you can help reduce air and water pollution by doing your part to recycle glass containers. Glass that’s produced from recycled glass reduces related air pollution by 20% and related water pollution by 50% compared to new glass. And for every glass container that we recycle, we save raw materials, reduce disposal costs, and send less waste to landfills.

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Using recycled glass produces 20% less air pollution and 50% less water pollution compared to creating new glass

Data source: World Wildlife Fund: Recycling Glass — How it helps the environment

This poster was originally published on January 21, 2020.


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