3Rs - Reduce, Reuse & Recycle
The "3Rs" concept refers to the principles of waste reduction, reuse, recycling of resources and products. Reducing is selecting to use something with care to limit the amount of waste produced. The continued use of objects or parts of items that still have useable qualities is referred to as reusing. Recycling is the use of waste as a resource. Waste reduction may be performed more efficiently by concentrating on the first of the three Rs, "reduce," followed by "reuse," and lastly "recycle".
Let's take a closer look at what reduce, reuse, recycle are.
1R - REDUCE
The best way to manage waste is not to produce it. This can be done by shopping carefully and following a few guidelines:
- Buy goods in bulk. Larger economy