A Look at the Recycling Process - factmonster.com
A Look at the Recycling Process. Did you ever wonder what happens to the objects that you toss into recycling bins? Here’s a look at how glass, plastic, aluminum and paper are recycled. Glass. People have been using and reusing glass for thousands of years. As long as 3,000 years ago, Egyptians used glass to make jewelry, cups and other items.