Annually, Minnesota recycles over two million tons of waste, the second best rate in the country. Twenty-one percent of our garbage is recyclable paper, and many people in the state still don’t recycle at all.
Information about the benefits of composting and how you can start in your own backyard or kitchen.
To manufacture one computer and monitor, it takes 530 pounds of fossil fuels, 48 pounds of chemicals, and 1.5 tons of water; totaling more than the weight of a rhinoceros. Environment Alert Bulletin, United Nations Environment Programme