CONSERVATION means that we use what we have wisely, not wasting anything.
CHEMICALS are the substances from which all things are made, including you, your pets, and food.
REUSE is what it is called when we do not throw something away, but put it to work again or another way.
ENERGY use can be reduced, reducing air pollution at the same time.
NATURAL RESOURCES use can be reduced, reducing air pollution at the same time.
REDUCE the things you buy and use and you will save money and natural resources.
SMART is what we are when we buy things that have recycled content.
PAPER is made from trees and can be recycled easily.
ALUMINUM is a recyclable metal used to make soft drink cans.
STEEL is a recyclable mixture of iron and other chemicals used to make cans for vegetables, swing sets, refrigerators, and cars.
GLASS is the recyclable material from which mayonnaise jars and pickle jars are made.