Recycling is very important as waste has a huge impact on the natural environment.
Recycling helps reduce the pollution caused by waste.
Recycling reduces the need for raw materials so that the rain forests can be preserved.
Recycling requires much less energy and therefore helps to preserve natural resources.
Huge amounts of energy are used for making products from raw materials.
Habitat destruction and global warming are some affects caused by deforestation.
Harmful chemicals and greenhouse gasses are released from scrap in landfill sites.