Lincoln Public Schools


Behavior Skills during December of 2011

WEIGHT OF MATERIAL YOUR SCHOOL RECYCLED (lbs.)

Cardboard Weight
105
Tin Can Weight
0
Office Paper Weight
400
Plastic Weight
0
Newspaper/Magazine/Catalogins Weight
0
Aluminum Weight
0
TOTAL PAPER FIBER
505
TOTAL WEIGHT
505

 

 

4 Trees
one ton of recycled paper saves 17 trees

1,035 Kilowatt Hours of energy
one ton of recycled paper saves 4,100 kilowatt hour of energy

1,768 Gallons of water
one ton of recycled paper saves 7,000 gallons of water

1 Cubic yards of local landfill space
one ton of paper saves 3.3 cubic yards of landfill

15 Pounds of air pollution
eliminates 60 lbs. of air pollutants created when making paper from virgin wood pulp

104 Gallons of fuel
one ton of paper recycled saves 410 gallons of fuel

 

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