Remember the Three R’s of waste management: Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle. Most of us have developed good habits about recycling waste materials in our home. But cutting down on the amount of new materials we buy and reusing what we already have is another matter. It could be as simple as buying only what you need and using all that you buy. If you don’t need it, pass it on to someone else who can. Have a yard sale or donate to charity!
Check out the National Institute of Health Sciences Kids Page for more tips: http://kids.niehs.nih.gov/recycle.htm
We respectfully acknowledge that the Fort Worth Botanic Garden is located on traditional lands of Indigenous Peoples. We honor the ancestry, heritage, and gifts of all Indigenous Peoples who were sustained by these lands and give thanks to them. We are grateful that these lands continue to provide enrichment for many people today. [More…]