Recycling materials

Many materials can be recycled. This means they are processed and used again. The material in drinks cans could be used to make more drinks cans. Paper can be used to make new paper and old glass bottles made into new ones.

Use these links to see how the materials are recycled.

Paper and card

Aluminium cans

Steel cans

Glass bottles

Paper basket Aluminium can Steel can


For more on recycling, visit the recycle now web site:

The fun stuff for schools can be found at:
recyclenow schools