Everyone wants to lead a comfortable life today and for the same we can do anything whether good or bad. For instance, right from the time you wake up you start using the precious gifts gifted by your forefathers, i.e., the gifts of Mother Nature. Today we all want to commute to our workplace in our personal cars and there are many other wishes like the same. But if we give it a thought then we will observe that the want of a luxurious life has greatly affected our environment and the surroundings. And in order to minimize the losses incurred we need to move on carefully. It is only if we think this way and move towards this goal of ours of saving our planet, only then can we gift the coming generations with the gifts of Mother Nature.
One way to save our planet is to recycle goods. If we recycle the used materials then we can conserve a few of the resources. Recycle actually means to process the old and used items to usable products which can be used to manufacture new products.
Some advantages of recycling older material are as follows:
It helps to conserve the resources to a large extent.
The cost of production of the particular component in which the recycled material is being used is reduced.
Reducing the amount of landfills leading to water pollution and also reduced air pollution
Reducing the energy wastage
A main component in reducing waste.
A few of the materials which are commonly recycled are as follows:
The processes involved in the recycling of any material are as follows:
Collecting: this includes the collecting of the recyclates from the waste. It also includes the curbside collecting wherein all the household waste is collected.
Sorting: after the collection of the waste the sorting out is done and the biodegradable and the non-biodegradable wastes are separated and they are subjected to the necessary treatment.
After the necessary treatment is given, the product is ready for reuse.
A few types of recycling techniques are as follows:
Full depth recycling
Ship-submarine recycling program
Single stream recycling
So we should not forget the rule for recycle-reuse and reduce.
As recycled goods can be reused and also reduce the factors responsible for destruction of our planet
by taking necessary action and informing others about it.