We generate waste, and much of it can be recycled. Do you know where in Buenos Aires to recycle?
We found a website that shows you where you can do it!
The aim of dondereciclo.org.ar is to inform the community about the places that are dedicated to recycling and / or reuse of various materials. On the home page, you can choose the category or product you want to recycle. In the next window, a map listing all the places that recycle this product is shown.
WHAT CAN BE RECYCLED?
When you donate clothing, you help many people. A sweater or a pair of shoes that were abandoned but in good condition, can brighten a person’s life.
Bottles, jars, cans, green white or brown glass must be clean and dry, without traces of other materials. Broken glass is not recycled.
- Cardboard and paper
White or colored paper, envelopes of all paper, continuous forms, newspapers and magazines, folders, brochures, phone books, boxes and containers. All clean and dry.
Used Vegetable Oil is used to produce biodiesel, a sustainable fuel that is produced from waste.
Did you know? Recycling one can saves energy equivalent to 3 hours of television set on.
- Plastic caps
By recycling plastic caps, plastic buckets, tool boxes, brooches, boxes for DVD, rearview mirrors for cars and cups can be produced.
So, there are no excuses. Remember the 3 R’s: recycle, reuse & reduce! 😉