BrainPOP

Recycling

We all know how to separate our trash for recycling, but do you know what happens after the trucks take it away? Let Tim and Moby acquaint you with the basics in this BrainPOP movie! First off, you'll discover what happens to your used stuff in three different types of recycling plants - paper, aluminum, and plastic! You'll also learn about some of the main reasons why people recycle in the first place. Finally, you'll see why some things are not as easily recycled as others. Reduce, reuse, RECYCLE!!

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How do some wastes get recycled? Why is it important to recycle?

How can we help to stop polluting?

How is paper recycled?