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Recycling is part of everyday life.

But only half of bottles, cans, and paper are recycled.

LET’S MAKE A CHANGE

IT’S EASY

Recycling is an easy way to create a positive impact.

IT’S IMPORTANT

Resource scarcity, tax dollars, environmental health and safety. There are many reasons to recycle. Pick one.

IT’S TIME TO ACT

Homes are generating more and more waste. Each year, 22M tons of recyclables are going unrecovered from US homes. It’s a compounding problem and recycling is a compounding solution. Act now. Take the pledge.

READY TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN YOUR COMMUNITY?

INTERACTIVE: What’s your impact?

Move the GREEN TAB below to find out how much your family could recycle and how much water that would save each year.

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Estimates based on EPA WARM Model (Each person generates an average of 1.5 pounds of recyclables per day which equates to 3.8 gallons of water when recycled properly.)

Recycle where you
live, work, and play.

Recycling saves local money, creates jobs, and saves the environment. Your recycling adds up to big savings.

FEATURED CITY: CHICAGO, IL

Visit RecycleByCity/Chicago and take the quiz.

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Chicago Department of Streets & Sanitation
Chicago Department of Streets & Sanitation3 weeks ago

You can recycle any of these products, Chicago!
Find out more and pledge to recycle here: http://itsallyou.org/
#ItsAllYouChicago

Chicago Department of Streets & Sanitation
Chicago Department of Streets & Sanitation3 weeks ago

You can take little steps every day to save the world! 🌎 #ItsAllYouChicago

Chicago Department of Streets & Sanitation
Chicago Department of Streets & Sanitation
Chicago Department of Streets & Sanitation4 weeks ago

Help Chicago have a bright future by recycling cans, bottles, and paper!
#ItsAllYouChicago

Chicago Department of Streets & Sanitation
Chicago Department of Streets & Sanitation4 weeks ago

Check out the very cool & impactful "Washed Ashore" exhibit at the Shedd Aquarium - art to save the sea! #washedashore

Chicago Department of Streets & Sanitation
Chicago Department of Streets & Sanitation4 weeks ago

Chicago, you can make a HUGE impact each and every day!
Take the pledge to recycle today: http://itsallyou.org/join-us/
#ItsAllYouChicago

The Recycling Partnership, a national nonprofit, provides grants, tools and data for communities and companies all across the US. With the support of responsible individuals, governments, businesses, and the media – we are making an impact.

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