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New York Recycles Pledge Form

New York Recycles! Pledge Form

Here is how I am renewing my commitment to recycling in the coming year. (Check all appropriate boxes)

[ ] I will recycle at home, work and/or school.
[ ] I will buy recycled-content products and packaging.
[ ] I will purchase environmentally friendly products.
[ ] I will try composting at home.
[ ] I will return my deposit bottles and cans.
[ ] I will encourage others to reduce, reuse and recycle and buy recycled products and packaging.

Please enter me in the NY State Drawing to be held on or about December 15. One entry per person. No purchase necessary. Your name will be kept confidential.

Name _________________________________________________________

Daytime Phone (include area code) ___________________________________

[ ] Please check here if you are under the age of 18.

To enter the contest please print out this page and mail it by November 20 to:

New York Recycles!
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233-7253

OR -- send the information requested above in an e-mail to recycling@dec.ny.gov

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