I work at a convenience store in a small mountain town. As of late last year I started encouraging customers to leave out their washer fluid bottles for recycling. It makes me so happy to see all the plastic that is now being #Recycled instead of thrown away just because of me.

I work at a convenience store in a small mountain town. As of late last year I started encouraging customers to leave out their washer fluid bottles for recycling. It makes me so happy to see all the plastic that is now being recycled instead of thrown away just because of me. submitted by /u/VJU89311 to r/recycling [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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This is a machine in Medellin, Colombia that receives plastic bottles in exchange for credit to use in our public transit system. Not only does it create an insentive to #Recycle but also gives the poorest in our city better access to transportation.

This is a machine in Medellin, Colombia that receives plastic bottles in exchange for credit to use in our public transit system. Not only does it create an insentive to recycle but also gives the poorest in our city better access to transportation. submitted by /u/firebendingguy to r/recycling [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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My friend is working to build a recycling plant for the largest slum in Africa, and could use some exposure.

My friend is working to build a recycling plant for the largest slum in Africa, and could use some exposure. Kibera, a slum of Nairobi, Kenya has vast amounts of trash lying just about everywhere. My friend is doing architectural volunteering with a non-profit to assist locals in building a recycling plant in Kibera. As these things go, there’s funding shortages and simply checking out this video can help with the organizations funding distribution to go to this project. Maybe share it if it feels right, it has the potential…

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