It’s Sunday – save four trees!

Did you know? Just by recycling your Sunday paper every week for a year, you can save four trees!

Today is America Recycles Day, “the only nationally recognized day dedicated to encouraging Americans to recycle and buy recycled products,” as highlighted on Today’s Highlights.

More on the topic:

How does recycling help to prevent global warming? When solid waste is recycled, there is a vastly reduced release of  into the air. Concern for the environment has created a greater demand for recycling. With more garbage created than ever before, landfills are growing and there is increased pressure on our natural resources. Each day, Americans throw away enough office paper to build a wall of paper twelve feet high from New York to Seattle.

Check out the complete edition of Today’s Highlights for more fun facts.

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