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Three Rs of Protecting the Environment: Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle

Practice the Three Rs—Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle

  • Many marinas provide facilities for recycling oil, aluminum, glass, and antifreeze. Use these services whenever possible.
  • Carry reusable items such as plates, silverware, cups, and glasses on board to reduce waste.
  • Recycle old fire extinguishers and marine batteries.