Summary and Quiz

Are you a "smarter" on recycling now? ... will you first review before buying new products that you might not need? ... will you consider more sustainable products (and often cheaper products) to minimize waste? ... will you attempt to reuse products before throwing them into trash or waste? ... will you practice smart recycling and ensure that you are not contaminating your recycle materials?

It is really pretty easy to do this -- and we put together the following poster to help you ... as mentioned earlier ... while you are thinking about it, please download and post the Recycle graphic on your fridge.

And if you still want to know more about recycling -- here are some additional sites for you to look at ...

The 50 States of Recycling - State by state assessment of recycling rates

Colorado Needs Assessment - Report by Eunomia Jan 2024 with an evaluation of services and infrastructure for recycling

Plus we have a number of additional links located here

To Download a copy of the poster - simply click on it

Are you ready to take the quiz?

So ... the quiz is not difficult. It is 10 questions - some multiple choice - some true-false. If you have read through the materials - you should have no problem with the quiz.

If you win - you get SIX MONTHS of free composting - a big thanks to Common Good Compost for this great donation!!

And it is optional ... BUT if you want to be included in the drawing - you need to take the quiz and supply an email address.

The quiz must be completed by the end of day (midnight) on May 30.

To take the optional TEST - please click the TEST button -- if you want to go back to the solutions, click the SOLUTIONS button below.

“If it can’t be reduced, reused, repaired, rebuilt, refurbished, refinished, resold, recycled, or composted, then it should be restricted, designed or removed from production.”
Pete Seeger, Folk Singer & Social Activist