SEMINOLE COUNTY GOVERNMENT
Florida's Natural Choice
 .
Print Screen RSS Feeds
Contact Us
CONTACT INFORMATION

 
Environmental Services

Physical

500 West Lake Mary Blvd
Sanford, FL 32773-7499
Phone: (407) 665-2010
Fax: (407) 665-2019

Mailing
P.O. Box 958443
Lake Mary, FL 32795-8443
Phone: (407) 665-2110 (normal)
Phone: (407) 665-0005 (after hrs)

Billing/Business Office -
E-mail
Phone:(407) 665-2110

One Stop Permitting -
E-mail 
Phone: (407) 665-2143

Utilities Engineering - 
E-mail
Phone: (407) 665-2024

Water/Wastewater Division - E-mail
Phone: (407) 665-2010

After Hours Emergency
Phone: (407) 665-2767

Water Conservation -
E-mail
Phone: (407) 665-2121

Solid Waste Management Division
E-mail
1950 State Road 419
Longwood, FL 32750
Phone: (407) 665-2260
 



Environmental Services


Children's Recycling Quiz

Visit the County Library Kids Page
Find Kids Pages at other web sites

1.
The Department of Agriculture found a way to make disposable diapers out of.......?
a. leaves
b. newspapers  
c. magazines
d. chicken feathers
   
2.
Every ton of new glass produced generates ...... lbs. of air pollution?
a. 27.8 lbs.
b. 33.1 lbs
c. 42.7 lbs.
d. 47.3 lbs.
 
3.
Using recycled glass to produce new glass products reduces air pollution by .....%?
a. 1-13%
b. 14-20%
c. 21-28%
d. 29-35%
 
4.
To manufacture 85 million tons of paper, how many trees must be cut down and processed?
a. 1.4 billion trees
b. 3 billion trees
c. 5.2 billion trees
d. 6 billion trees
 
5.
Seminole County residents throw away more of this material than any other?
a. plastic
b. paper
c. glass
d. steel
 
6.
Over 5 billion aluminum cans are recycled each year. If laid end to end, these cans would form a line reaching from?
a. Orlando to Miami
b. Los Angeles to New York
c. The Earth to the Moon
d. New York to Paris
 
7.
Recycling one ton of paper saves?
a. 10 trees
b. 17 trees
c. 13 trees
d. 3 trees
 
8.
For each $1,000.00 of fast food served, the solid waste created equals?
a. 10 lbs.
b. 25 lbs.
c. 200 lbs.
d. 500 lbs.
 
9.
The percent of solid waste recycled in Japan is 50%, Western Europe is 30% and the United States is?
a. 10%
b. 30%
c. 50%
d. 100%
 
10.
How many acres of forest could be saved by recycling half the world's paper?
a. 10 million
b. 15 million
c. 20 million
d. 25 million
 
11.
How many pounds of plastic are thrown out yearly by Americans?
a. 500 million
b. 5 billion
c. 10 billion
d. 20 billion