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Garbage Quiz

Great Quiz on Garbage 8 Questions.

 
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Which country recycles the highest proportion of its household waste?

  • Australia
  • United Kingdom
  • Austria
  • United States

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Why is polystyrene counted separately from other plastic in annual 'Clean Up' surveys?

  • It floats on water
  • It is a different colour
  • It is toxic and shreds into tiny particles
  • All of the above.

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Which of these items shouldn’t go in the compost heap?

  • Coffee grounds
  • Vacuum cleaner waste
  • White paper bags
  • Meat scraps

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How many times can glass be recycled?

  • 10 times
  • Indefinitely
  • 80 times
  • 20 times

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How long does it take (approximately) to recycle an aluminium can?

  • Seven days
  • One month
  • Two months
  • Six months

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Which one of these items was NOT in the top 10 number of items of rubbish collected in the 2010 'Clean Up Australia Day'?

  • Plastic bags
  • Metal bottle caps
  • Cigarette butts
  • Glass pieces

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E-waste is being sent to landfill at three times the rate of general waste. What types of appliances make up the greatest percentage of E-waste?

  • Computers, telephones, printers and faxes
  • Refrigerators
  • Televisions
  • Washing machines, dryers, air conditioners, vacuum cleaners and other small appliances

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How much trash is currently in the 'Great Pacific Garbage Patch'?

  • 1 ton
  • 2 ton
  • 3.5 ton
  • 5 ton

 

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