Recycle Your Batteries
You can prevent fires and explosions in dump trucks and recycling facilities by recycling all batteries properly. Did you know that according to the EPA, about 80% of the lead and plastic in a lead-acid battery (a common car battery) is recycled for reuse? Use this website to find battery recycling locations near you https://earth911.com/recycling-guide/how-to-recycle-single-use-batteries/.
This week’s Green Tip was submitted by Suzanne Satter, parishioner at St. John’s Cathedral, Denver.