Let’s see where it goes,
at the end of the day.
with a really bad smell that says
“Do not disturb!”
and everything smells...and it’s only six thirty!
are sticking to pizza that’s stuck to a box!
like rotting-out sofas and burnt-out old fuses.
but not if you use it and then throw it out.
and dumps can leak gases that might hurt your town.
affecting the water and food that we eat.
It’s one year for paper,
but 50 for steel.
Aluminum takes 200 years –
that’s a lot.
But plastic takes 500,
like it or not!
Before we trash bottles,
let’s really think first.
what to recycle and what to throw out.
Styrofoam containers for take-out food is not accepted for recycling at this time. Throw them out.
Used diapers are not recyclable. Wrap dirty diapers before throwing them out to minimize odours.
Leftover pizza, greasy pizza boxes and food scraps can’t be recycled. Throw them in the garbage.
what if you recycle your soup can instead?