Plastic Recycling Facts

>recycleAmericans use 2,500,000 plastic bottles every hour! Most of them are thrown away!

recyclePlastic bags and other plastic garbage thrown into the ocea kill as many as 1,000,000 sea creatures every year!

recycleRecycing plastic saves twice as much energy as burning it in an incinerator./p>

recycleAmericans throw away 25,000,000,000 Styrofoam coffee cups every year.


These recycling facts have been compiled from various sources including the National Recyling Coalition, the Environmental Protection Agency, and Earth911.org