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Become a Recycling Ninja ! PLEASE SIGN PLEDGE ! !


Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, protection, recycling, eco-friendly, greenliving )

Cher Away
- 619 days ago - act.oceanconservancy.org
Recycling can be confusing. Did you know even though something has the "recycle" symbol on it, it might not be recyclable? Or that rinsing bottles and containers before recycling helps ensure they get a second life?



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Bill K. (23)
Monday October 29, 2012, 6:52 am
Recycling is so easy yet I am always amazed how many people don't know how to recycle properly. And worse how many people don't bother to recycle at all even when recycling is available. In the US we throw away 60 million plastic water bottles every day. Half of those are just for water. Of those 60 million only 10 million are recycled.
 

Nyack Clancy (426)
Monday October 29, 2012, 6:57 am
Noted- thanks Cher
 

Joe R. (187)
Monday October 29, 2012, 7:06 am
Done!
 

Ben Oscarsito (351)
Monday October 29, 2012, 7:20 am
Done!
 

Emma S. (217)
Monday October 29, 2012, 9:37 am
I already am one!
 

paul m. (93)
Monday October 29, 2012, 9:38 am

Recycling is great ,I have to pay too have it taken away,, and the company ( I pay ) make a profit.. as I do it , I'm told it's my duty.!!
 

Jerry B. (119)
Monday October 29, 2012, 10:05 am
Noted I to am a recycling enthusiast, we all should be..thanks Cher!
 

Allan Yorkowitz (457)
Monday October 29, 2012, 10:22 am
message sent
 

Dave C. (209)
Monday October 29, 2012, 10:27 am
thanks.....
 

Dave C. (209)
Monday October 29, 2012, 10:27 am
my family and friends say I have OCD w/r recycling and turning off lights, too.
 

janet f. (29)
Monday October 29, 2012, 12:30 pm
I'm considered the "recycling police" at work. And they do not want to piss off the police woman...trust me.
 

Pat B. (352)
Monday October 29, 2012, 1:28 pm
Thanks, Cher for this important petition.!! Signed, and passing on.
 

Diane Piecara (14)
Monday October 29, 2012, 3:48 pm
I am a recycling ninja.
 

Sandra M Z. (114)
Monday October 29, 2012, 9:31 pm
Also a recycling ninja:).

Noted, Thank you Cher.
 

Parvez Zuberi (7)
Tuesday October 30, 2012, 2:44 am
noted and signed thanks
 

Susan T. (14)
Tuesday October 30, 2012, 6:32 am
I think people should be encouraged to plant trees or bamboo where ever they can. I do recycle all and wash out cans and bottles so they don't smell so badly. Never buy water for drinking.
 

Tamara Noforwardsplz (185)
Tuesday October 30, 2012, 9:08 am
Noted, signed and downloaded. Thanks Cher
 

Mike and Janis B. (6)
Tuesday October 30, 2012, 11:00 am
Our municipal government sends out calendars each year showing when collections are and what is collected(ie what numbers in the triangle should be recycled) . We have 6 bulk pickups also indicated on the calendar as well as the zones showing the streets where the different get the different pickup. Garbage along with garden waste is collected every other week and recycling is collect weekly. Over the last 20 years our dump has had its life extended by a quarter of a century. There is NO excuse for not recycling.
 

Fran away F. (109)
Tuesday October 30, 2012, 12:35 pm
Done, thanks Cher!
 

Fran away F. (109)
Tuesday October 30, 2012, 12:46 pm
In regard to planting bamboo, here are some reasons it might not be a good idea:

http://www.care2.com/greenliving/5-reasons-not-to-plant-bamboo-in-your-yard.html
 

Melania Padilla (173)
Tuesday October 30, 2012, 7:59 pm
More than recycling I try not to waste, I do not buy bottled water for example, never ever.
 

Karin B. (0)
Wednesday October 31, 2012, 2:54 am
I recycle almost anything I can get my hands on and look for ways to make other or use these items instead of purchasing new things. For instance, the small oz. flask like bottles from alcohol make great spice bottles, I stand mine in a drawer on their side and can fit almost 50 in the drawer. Labeling them down the side makes it easy to see what the bottle contains. I also use them for home made bath salts and herbal soaks as gifts.
 

monka blanke (74)
Wednesday October 31, 2012, 10:42 am
"I recycle almost anything I can get my hands on and look for ways to make other or use these items instead of purchasing new things." I use tea tins for spices, I buy almost everything from the recyclingshop, (exept my underwear). You can cut a plastic bottle in half and use the upper part as a funnel. There are so many ways to recycle !!
 

Arild Warud (158)
Thursday November 1, 2012, 1:51 am
Signed,TY Cher.
 

Charlie Rush (42)
Thursday November 1, 2012, 11:20 am
I do my best, well, almost my best.
Much to my dismay, at times, I have forgotten to take my cloth bags to the supermarket.
Now, I keep them in my car.......so, no excse.
 

Christopher K. (4)
Thursday November 1, 2012, 10:49 pm
I was a recycling ninja long before you guys thought it up. Nice to see that you're finally getting on board.
 

Carol H. (229)
Friday November 2, 2012, 5:40 pm
signed and noted
 

Michela m. (3801)
Sunday November 4, 2012, 7:49 am

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