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Factoid Calculator

Generate your own local facts with this easy-to-use calculator tool. Input basic information about your recycling program into the fields below and – voila! – the calculator will output facts to bring the environmental benefits of recycling home.

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Energy saved by recycling individual commodities (Tons of aluminum cans, paper, plastic and glass containers estimated to be recycled this year required)



Input as much data below as you are able. (Remember: no characters or commas!)
Total tons recycled last year/month: Please enter total tons recycled
Landfill tipping fee (in $ per ton): $ Please enter Landfill tipping fee
Total tons of aluminum cans recycled last year (OR you estimate recycling this year): Please enter total tons of aluminum recycled
Total tons of newspaper recycled last year (OR you estimate recycling this year): Please enter total tons of newspaper recycled
Total tons of plastic recycled last year (OR you estimate recycling this year): Please enter total tons of plastic recycled
Total tons of glass recycled last year (OR you estimate recycling this year): Please enter total tons of glass recycled
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