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Small Metal Household Items You Can Recycle

Posted by on Sep 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Small Metal Household Items You Can Recycle

The 2013 statistics indicate that in the United States alone the average person produces about 4.4 pounds of garbage per day. This adds up to about 254 million tons of waste for the year with about 9 percent of this being composed of metal or metal compounds. The good news is that recycling and composting of trash removed approximately 87.2 million tons of waste from getting into landfills, which is a huge increase from the 15 million it was in 1980.  However, while a lot of attention is given to recycling the large bits of metal such as cars and machinery, there are also smaller items that can be found accumulating in your home that you probably didn’t even think could be recycled. Here are a few. Hanging around Metal hangers can sometimes be the bane of your existence, especially since every...

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