Why is it important to recycle?
It creates jobs.
It reduces pollution.
It reduces the amount of rubbish we throw away, which means more landfill space.
It helps to protect wild animals and ocean creatures.
It helps to improve the quality of air and water, and fights climate change.
A large portion of your household waste can be recycled. You will need to look for the recycle logo on the product’s packaging to know if the material can be recycled.