Happy Holiday Statistics

As we take off for the holidays ...here a couple of statistics that puts GreatGreenGoods in perspective a bit. I got these from: www.slocomhouse.com/recycling.html
Decomposition Rates

Paper

2-4 Weeks

Leaves

1-3 Months

Orange Peels

6 Months

Milk Carton

5 years

Plastic Bag

10-20 Years

Plastic Container

50-80 Years

Aluminum Can

80 Years

Tin Can

100 Years

Plastic Soda Bottle

450 Years

Glass Bottle

500 Years

Styrofoam

Never