At Penn State, we already divert 60 percent of our waste from our landfill. These 9,853 tons are composted or recycled into new, useful products which saves energy, water, and reduces pollution. Every aluminum can that we recycle saves enough electricity to power a television for 3 hours.
We're at 60 percent now, but with your help, we can reach 85 percent. The first step is to find out what information you need to be a pro-recycler. Answer the following questions and find out where you need some help to be on your way. You will find the answers at the end.