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Can This Be Recycled?

Can This Be Recycled?

Introduction

For this activity, you will look for items in your house that can be recycled.


 Directions: Look around your house for fifteen items that have the recycling symbol on
them. When you have found one, write it on the list below. Describe what the product is
and what kinds of materials it might be made from. Then, for extra credit, answer the
Bonus Questions about recycling in your neighborhood.

Example:   ketchup bottle - plastic

8.                                                            

1.

9.

2.

10.

3.

11.

4.

12.

5.

13.

6.

14.

7.

15.


Bonus Questions:

Is there a recycling program in your neighborhood? If so, on what days are your recyclable items
collected? What kinds of materials are collected?

What is the address of the recycling center closest to your home?

 

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