When you recycle:You save.
10 cans/wk:Enough energy for 30hrs of TV
4 Sunday newspapers/month: 4 trees per year
15 plastic bottles/wk: fiber to make 156 t-shirts
1 glass bottle:Enough energy to light a 100w bulb for 4hrs or a computer for 30mins or a TV for 20mins
Source-Family Circle, Nov 2010