“So in case you take a look at paper or plastics, that normally begins to deteriorate over time because it will get recycled or breaks down,” he stated. “Glass by no means breaks down, so that cup that’s sitting within the landfill proper now would be the similar piece of glass 1,000 years from now.”
Because of this, Boyer stated 100% of a recycled bottle may be processed and become one other bottle.
“While you throw away glass, there’s one thing that form of makes you’re feeling unhealthy about it, since you understand that that is one thing greater than just a bit piece of plastic or something like that, that cup is a high quality materials,” he stated.
Mitchell stated if individuals don’t recycle, then that waste will take up pointless area in landfills.
“It’s essential for us to be accountable with our waste, and recycling is the right technique to deal with our waste,” she stated.
Though Fremont’s bunker was capable of fill in a yr and a half, Mitchell stated she hopes the following spherical will solely take a yr.
“We’re glad to have the ability to provide this to our group and the encompassing communities; it’s not simply restricted to residents of Fremont,” she stated. “Anybody can recycle their glass there, however we’re glad we’ve an outlet for that recycling alternative.”
Boyer stated he was grateful for communities like Fremont that follow glass recycling.