Some handy facts on how long every day items take to break down in landfill.
1. plastic bags 500- 1000 years
2 Glass bottles up to 1,000,000 years
3 Plastic bags up to 1,000,000 years
4 Aluminum drinking cans 250 years
5 Plastic bottles 100- 450 years
6 Card board up to 3 months
7.Computers around 2000 years
From the list above all these items can be recycled and not end up in landfill by doing our own little bit we can try to keep our planet healthy. Are you are unsure about what you can or can’t recycle in your rubbish? then contact your local council.