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Question 1. In Longview’s curbside recycling program, what color is the recycling container.

  • [  ] Green
  • [  ] Brown

Question 2. Grass clippings and other yard waste materials can be placed into the recycling container.

  • [  ] True
  • [  ] False

Question 3. Plastic grocery bags should be… (select all that apply)

  • [  ] Put in your recycling container
  • [  ] Taken back to the grocery store
  • [  ] Put into the garbage container
  • [  ] All of the above

Question 4. 2,000 pounds (one ton) of recycled paper saves how many trees?

  • [  ] 17
  • [  ] 32
  • [  ] 57

Question 5. Plastic water bottles are accepted in the curbside recycling program.

  • [  ] True
  • [  ] False

Question 6. I can put the following in my brown recycling container… (select only one)

  • [  ] Yard waste
  • [  ] All food scraps
  • [  ] Shredded paper
  • [  ] Cardboard pizza boxes
  • [  ] All of the above

Question 7. Coat hangers (metal or plastic) are NOT accepted in the curbside recycling program.

  • [  ] True
  • [  ] False

Question 8. When recycled, we can find an aluminum can back on the store shelves in how many days?

  • [  ] 30
  • [  ] 60
  • [  ] 100

Question 9. What types of plastics are accepted in the curbside recycling program?

  • [  ] No. 1 and No. 2 only
  • [  ] No. 3 and 5 only
  • [  ] All plastics – No. 1 through 7

Question 10. When recycling tin cans, you need to remove the paper labels and flatten before you place them into your recycling container.

  • [  ] True
  • [  ] False

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Last updated: 7/14/2011 1:08:25 PM