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1 recycled glass bottle would save enough energy to power a computer for 25 minutes
70% less energy is required to recycle paper compared with making it from raw materials
1 recycled tin can would save enough energy to power a television for 3 hours
It takes the average laser toner around 500 years to decompose at landfill
About 55 million empty toner cartridges fill the landfill sites every year in the UK.
PET plastic can be recycled into: clothing, fiberfill for sleeping bags, toys, stuffed animals, rulers and more
Glass takes over 1,000,000 (one million) years to decompose in a landfill
In a year a person in the UK can throw away 1 tonne of rubbish
On average a person in the UK throws away their own body weight in rubbish out every 7 weeks
Recycling one aluminium can can save enough energy to power a TV for up to three hours
It takes 25 2Ltr Plastic drink bottles to make an adult Fleece
1 Metric tonne of recycled paper can save around 17 trees
An estimated 18 Million tonnes of waste is sent to landfill each year in the UK!!