Did You Know?

Plastic

Plastic takes 450 years to break down

An average Adult uses 20,000 plastic bags in his lifetime.

73% of beach litter worldwide is plastic.

Glass

Glass needs over 1 million years to break down

300 glass bottles and jars are used by every family each year.

Construction glass ends up in the landfill.

Styrofoam

Styrofoam is non-biodegradable and non-recyclable

Styrene leaches into Foods and Drinks served in Styrofoam containers.

Styrofoam fills up to 30% of the landfill space.