Terra Firma Recycling

Terra Firma Recycling
$3,400

Terra Firma recycling will focus on educating our community, especially school aged children, about the recycling services offered and how recycling can make a difference in our community now and in the future. There is direct relationship between people recycling and increased environmental benefits; it reduces the amount of waste sent to landfills, conserves natural resources such as timber, water, and minerals, prevents pollution by reducing the need to collect new raw materials, saves energy, reduces greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to global climate change, and helps sustain the environment for future generations. Because recycling reduces pollution and ground contamination, it betters our health and goes hand in hand with human services. The public benefits from this project as it assists in conserving landfill space that most individuals utilize and need. By recycling more items, there is less going into the landfill, thus conserving more space and extending the life of our landfill for generations to come.