Littering Facts and Information - Don't be a litterbug!
Littering causes a variety of issues beginning with the environmental impact leading towards the interference of a community’s good health and quality of lifestyle. It is crucial to keep our communities clean not only for ourselves, but for future generations as well.
Electronic Waste Recycling is Crucial for Future Generations.
The electronics industry is continuously making progress to the latest gadgets while consumers consistently try to keep up. Cell phones, tablets, video games, computers, and Smartphones evolve almost on a monthly basis. As consumers, we try to keep up. Finding the newest and best gadget and retiring the already outdated electronic devices we seemed to purchase all too recently.
27% of the US municipal solid waste is made up of yard trimmings and food residuals. That is a lot of waste which could be used in good measures. Creating a useful product from organic waste offers benefits of resource efficiency. Adding compost to your garden or container plants will infuse the soil with nutrients and help your plants grow stronger and healthier. Compost is essentially organic matter and may be purchased or created at home. Allow your green thumb to follow some simple composting instructions and benefit from the results.
Recycling is an exceptional approach to becoming greener and environmentally friendly; however, there is so much more that can be reused or recycled. Old cell phones, shoes, office supplies or grocery bags are all items that offer an extended life. Communities can provide these items with a second life as well as becoming a valuable part of the eco-friendly movement.
Millennium Waste Incorporated is committed to the growth and well being of the Quad Cities area. That’s why it’s so important to us to contribute to community events and activities. As proud members of the cities we serve, we are dedicated to youth involvement and keeping Betterndorf, Davenport, East Moline, Moline, Rock Island and all of our communities clean.