Sustainability is more than a buzz word for the City of Wetaskiwin. We believe in role modeling sustainability, and send our 'Trash Talk Thursday' facts to staff every week to help raise awareness and create conversation starters.
Here they are:
Aluminum loses no quality during recycling. Aluminum cans can be recycled forever!
An automatic dishwasher uses less hot water than doing dishes by hand.
2,650 litres of water is needed to make one cotton t-shirt (that's 27 bath tubs).