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OR RECYCLING?



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dumping or recycling?
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Reduce, reuse, recycle, and, above all, consume creatively!

Are you a proud member of the throw-away society? Or you belong to the team that thinks twice before throwing something into the bin? Play the games gathered in this section to answer these questions and to know more about the growing friendship between waste reduction, recycling practices and the environment.
  • Would you like to test your recycling awareness? Take the YXC true or false test to discover how long a plastic bottle or paper packaging will take to decompose if not properly collected and disposed, the benefits of recycling in terms of saving energy and resources, and so on… (B)


  • …or take a glance at how much you really know about waste and the world of the 3Rs with the Rubbish Quiz [www.recyclezone.org.uk/fz_brainfull.aspx]. Try out these eight questions to test your knowledge on waste and what should be done with it, and discover if…“your brain is full of rubbish” (B) ;


  • ...play the make every day earth day! [www.earth911.org/master.asp?s=kids&a=kids/quiz/quiz.asp] quiz. Here you will find some basic questions (multiple-choices, true or false, yes or no) about the environment and recycling. Are you ready? Complete the quiz and send in your answers! (A)


  • Join the recycling mission queue [www.recycleyourcans.org] and find out more about aluminium cans recycling with this nice true or false game. If you are lucky, you could become a recycling genius! (B)
YXC help

pay the right price | COLLECT A CAN | facts & figures | SOFT DRINKS CONSUMPTION | DRINKS CONTAINERS (1) | DRINKS CONTAINERS (2) | dep’t store | ECO-BINS| links | WASTE & RECYCLING |


Are you horrified by the amount of waste strewn about in open spaces and willing to make your contribution to clean up the world? Do you believe recycling is a concrete action we can all put into practise to help make sure that there’ll be an Earth for future generations? If so, you can use your mouse as a shovel…
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packaging yourself | RETHINKING LUXURY | WASTE TO TASTE| MADE IN FAVELA | 2ND CHANCE TO CLOTHES clean up your fun | LESS WASTE TIPS | GREEN PARTIES | pay the right price | COLLECT A CAN | ECO-TICKETS PROGRAMS| PLASTIC FREE GOA | facts & figures | HOW MUCH IS THROWN AWAY? | dep’t store | ECO-BINS | ECOSANDALS FROM KENYA | E-WASTE | FREITAG BAGS | KITCHEN COMPOST BIN | RELAN BAGS| WEAR YOUR SODA | job opportunities | ENAYETULLAH-SINHA | links | WASTE & RECYCLING |

  • Pay attention! Some items need special disposal. Test your knowledge about hazardous waste in your home! [www.learner.org/exhibits/garbage/hazardous] and see if you can determine which items are hazardous, which can be recycled, which can be disposed of with the regular household trash, and which should be washed down the drain … (B)

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