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Recycled Product Fun Facts

  • Old newspapers can be made into new newsprint, building boards and pencils.

  • Old magazines can be made into paper towels, napkins and toilet tissue.

  • Plastic soda bottles can be made into carpet fiber and T-shirts.

  • Plastic milk jugs can be made into picnic tables and railroad ties.

  • Aluminum cans can be made into new aluminum cans and window frames.

  • Glass bottles can be made into new bottles and “glassphalt.”

  • Steel cans can be made into new cars.

  • Scrap tires can be made into door mats and playground surfacing material.

 

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