1. You need to find five facts that will help convince Sarah to start a recycling bin for glass in her home.
2. During your search, you need to come up with five tips that will help her get started.
Here are some questions to help you in your search.
3. How is glass sorted before they begin recycling it? Why do you think it's important to sort it this way?
4. Does recycling glass save energy? If so, can you find out how much energy can be saved? How would this information affect the people that recycle and those that don't recycle?
There are two ways we can start the recycling process. What are they?
Which one do you think it would be best for Sarah to use? Why?
Use the following web sites to help you on your search.
What Happens to Recycled Glass
Fascinating Facts About Glass Recycling
Ollie Recycles Glass
Oregon Recycling Handbook: Glass
The RecyCool Planet: Glass Edition
Now that you have found out all you could about aluminum, it's time for your next step: The Group Task!
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