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R is for Recycle Glass

R is for Recycle Glass

Recycled glass reduces related air pollution by 20 percent and related water pollution by 50 percent. If it isn’t recycled it can take a million years to decompose. Tips for kitchen recycling.

What other “R”-things can you do to protect the earth?

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Ronnie Citron-Fink

Ronnie Citron-Fink is a writer, editor and educator. She has written hundreds of articles about sustainable living, the environment, design, and family life for websites, books and magazines. Ronnie is the creator of Econesting, and the managing editor of Moms Clean Air Force. Ronnie was named one of the Top Ten Living Green Experts by Yahoo. Ronnie lives in New York with her family.

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3:53AM PDT on Apr 27, 2013

Thanks

7:46PM PDT on Apr 15, 2013

Thank you!

3:49PM PST on Feb 23, 2013

...taken note--love to recycle!

5:11AM PST on Feb 23, 2013

Nice one....

8:18PM PST on Dec 25, 2012

Thank you!

8:18PM PDT on Aug 21, 2012

I love glass. I recycle glass all the time. I wish society would do away with all plastic bottles and go back to using glass, it's great!

5:34PM PDT on Aug 21, 2012

thanks

5:01PM PDT on Aug 21, 2012

i love the recycled glass work done in many "earthships" - beautiful!

9:36AM PDT on Jul 25, 2012

I recycle my wine bottles by using them in my garden for borders around my vegetables. I also mulch leaves and use as paths in the garden and mulch for the plants.

5:14PM PDT on Jul 24, 2012

Thanks.

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