Recycling Myths

MYTH 1: OUR GARBAGE WILL BURY US
MYTH 2: OUR GARBAGE WILL POISON US
MYTH 3: PACKAGING IS OUR PROBLEM
MYTH 4: WE MUST ACHIEVE TRASH INDEPENDENCE
MYTH 5: WE SQUANDER IRREPLACEABLE RESOURCES WHEN WE DON’T RECYCLE
MYTH 6: RECYCLING ALWAYS PROTECTS THE ENVIRONMENT
MYTH 7: RECYCLING SAVES RESOURCES
MYTH 8: WITHOUT FORCED RECYCLING MANDATES, THERE WOULDN’T BE RECYCLING

Why they’re false and how belief in them can harm the environment

Hat Tip: InstaPundit