Gain Audiences Attention: Did you know that each one of you in this room generate about 4.4 pounds of trash each day? That is a very shocking figure. Something even more shocking is of that waste 70% are recyclable goods. With each person generating this much trash, we can each lead a hand in preserving our environment.
Relate Topic to Audience: I’m sure that each of you would agree that our environment has become very polluted with recyclable good over the past decade. I’m sure you will also agree that a plan of action must be taken. You might be surprised to know that if each of us takes a part in recycling we will all benefit in several aspects.
Relate Topic to Speaker: I have always been very interested in recycling and helping to preserve our planet. I have learned that merely separating the goods that are recyclable is very simple and takes little time and effort, but provides many benefits. I am creditable to talk to you about this topic today because I have recycled most of my life and completed extensive research in this area.
Preview of Main Points: By transforming waste materials into useable resources I will discuss first, how recycling provides a way to manage solid waste while reducing pollut
A detailed analysis by the Journal of Franklin and associates shows that these environmental benefits of recycling far outweigh any additional environmental burdens that result from collection and transport of recyclable materials. This is a good idea for college students like you, which drink soda regularly and are in need of money. All recyclable materials can be placed into the container, and will be sorted by recycling workers. They can be used to include additional recyclable materials such as batteries, oil, clothes, tires and appliances, which do not appear regularly in the waste stream. As you have seen recycling is very easy and only takes a few seconds each day. In a study completed by Bill Moore, a member of the Environmental Protection Agency by recycling a ton of materials in a typical curbside recycling program, at least 187. For example, one recent study by the Environmental Protection agency found that in ten states alone, recycling adds 7. Recycling also creates jobs ands makes manufacturing industries more competitive. 2 billion in value to recovered materials through processing and manufacturing activities. Recycled materials have already been refined and processed once, so manufacturing the second time around is usually much cleaner and less energy-intensive than the original process. It can"tmt get much easier than that. These containers are free of charge and will be picked up on your regular trash pick-up day. Today, after my speech you will see when all of these factors are taken into account, the overwhelming advantages of recycling. The greatest environmental benefits of recycling are related not to landfills, but to the conservation of energy and natural resources and reduction of pollution in manufacturing that result from using recycled raw materials in place of virgin raw materials.