THE THREE RS REDUCE
WHAT IS THE RULE OF 3RS? THE RULES OF 3Rs : ● Reduce - reduce the amount of trash that each of us produces; ● Reuse - choose products and packages that can be used several times; ● Recycle - put some products that go to waste in the respective recycle bin.
APPLYING THE RULE OF 3RS REDUCE
Take our own bags for shopping; Prefer: -large packets to small; -recyclable packings or recycled material; -cloth napkins and tablecloths to paper;
-paper bags to plastic ones; -public transport to individual.
APPLYING THE RULE OF 3RS REUSE reuse plastic or glass containers for other purposes; take sheets of paper already used; give clothes, shoes, toys and books; use carton boxes to keep school materials; food leftovers for other dishes; used water for watering the plants.
APPLYING THE RULE OF 3RS RECYCLE Recycle all materials in the respective recycle bin: -yellow bin– plastic and metal; - green bin – glass; - blue bin – paper, carton and newspapers; - oil bin–used oil; - battery bin – used batteries.
ADVANTAGES OF 3RS RULE ADVANTAGES: Reduction of: the amount of raw materials needed to manufacture new products the amount of waste landfilled; water pollution of rivers and seas; air pollution.
ADVANTAGES OF 3RS RULE ADVANTAGES: It avoids a lot of products from becoming trash; It saves energy; It protects natural resources;
KEEP OUR PLANET CLEAN AND HEALTHY
Elias Miranda Nยบ 9 Jorge Martins