I am not an over the top recycler, I do try to do my part. Ever since I was a kid getting after litterbugs I have had passion for our ecology. One time I even handed a gentleman back a cigarette butt he had thrown on the ground. Mom was horrified, I was little.
We recycle at home with the help of
. Once each week they will pick up our glass, paper, aluminum, and cardboard. Palm Beach County
The people at Publix, our local grocery stores, recycle foam containers and grocery bags.
At work we recycle all the cardboard we use. I have no idea how much that is but it doesn’t end up in the land fill. I also have a recycle bin that I take home each week with our work waste like bottles, paper, and plastics.
Once a month I go around our community and pick up trash that ends up on the side of the road. It is not a lot, over time I have met my neighbors and I feel like I am doing something to help the environment as well as our neighborhood.
One year I did a project with
that took us scuba diving for litter. I won a prize for the most unusual item found. It was a huge buffing brush from an industrial floor cleaner. Litterbugs, yeash! Palm Beach County
Maybe that will make up for some of the air pollution I created smudging on Friday, I hope so.