Garbology Resources

The data used in Garbology comes from a variety of sources.

Please view the sources by object below:


Check out our interactive online game and resource center about the importance of waste conservation.



Banana Peel

Plastic Water Bottle


Chip Bag

Cell Phone

  • Visit to find an electronics recycling center near you.

  • "Recycling 1 million cell phones saves enough energy to power 185 American households for a year" comes from the EPA's Recycle your Cell Phone. It's an Easy Call. flyer. Download the PDF.

  • Facts about electronics waste came from

Plastic Bag


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