Have you ever marveled at the backlash from your children when you ask them to make their bed, clean their room or load the dishwasher? It’s something every parent can attest to. When it comes to recycling, how can we convince our youth that “going green” is the right thing to do – not just for mom or dad, but for everyone?
First off, you need to understand for yourself what recycling is all about. Accept the fact that the accumulation of waste is a global problem that can be combated locally in a fight to conserve natural resources. Recycling helps to reduce carbon emissions, which is the leading cause of global warming.