While most just get a kick out of watching a football match, you can do a lot more when the ball has lost its bounce. Read on for football recycling ideas and protect Mother Earth.
Soccer mania is here and everyone seems to be riding high on the popularity wave. Millions of fervent soccer enthusiasts across the world have their eyes glued to their television screens. Isn’t it strange that at the centre of this frenzy is one spherical little ball? Imagine how powerful it is if it mesmerizes the whole world! A lot of resources and energy are used in manufacturing these balls. Have you ever wondered what happens to them once they are discarded? Not many know that the disposal of these uncountable soccer balls contributes to huge environmental hazards. They are dumped into landfills already full to capacity. With land being scarcely available even for us to live, creating new dumpsites is next to impossible. And as a hypothesis, even if there was land to this end, how practicable would it be? The existing landfills, emitting toxic gases like carbon dioxide and methane, greatly intensify the greenhouse effect. If we look the other way, the day won’t be far when we start counting ourselves in the list of endangered species.
However, as you have a ball supporting your favorite team, help preserve the environment and stop the discarded soccer balls from landing into these dumps. Today, the importance of recycling is of great concern both for the general public and also to the economy. The earth’s natural resources are being consumed at a rate that reinforces the idea that we are only interested in living for the moment, without a care for future generations who will bear the brunt of our plundering ways. To our rescue are eco-activists contributing creative solutions to the problem by recycling soccer balls. These items make you look extremely sporty while you give out a loud message that you care for the earth, so don’t hesitate to pick up the ball and run with it! Read on to know how items made from recycled soccer balls can help us prevent the future generation from paying for our mistakes.
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