Metavid

Video archive of the US Congress

House Proceeding 11-13-07 on Nov 13th, 2007 :: 1:58:24 to 2:00:18
Total video length: 6 hours 17 minutes Stream Tools: Stream Overview | Edit Time

Note: MetaVid video transcripts may contain inaccuracies, help us build a more perfect archive

Download OptionsEmbed Video

Views:288 Duration: 0:01:54 Discussion

Previous speech: Next speech:

Albert Russell Wynn

1:54:16 to 1:58:24( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Albert Russell Wynn

Albert Russell Wynn

1:58:11 to 1:58:24( Edit History Discussion )

Albert Russell Wynn: green house gas emissions that cause global warming. the e.p.a. estimates that recycling a ton of mixed recyclebles avoids emissions equivalent to 2.8 tons of carbon dioxide. today there are more

Fred Upton

1:58:24 to 1:58:36( Edit History Discussion )

Fred Upton: than 10,000 curbside recycling programs in the united states which serve approximately half of the population. these programs are also good for our economy. recycling is a $ 236 billion a year

Fred Upton

1:58:24 to 2:00:18( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Fred Upton

Fred Upton

1:58:36 to 1:58:48( Edit History Discussion )

Fred Upton: industry and more than 56,000 recycling and reuse enterprises employ workers. we simply will not have a world to live in if we continue our neglectful ways. recycling and buying recycled

Fred Upton

1:58:48 to 1:58:59( Edit History Discussion )

Fred Upton: products creates demand for more recycled products. decreasing waste, protecting our national resources and helping our environment and economy. american recycles day asks that we pledge ourselves

Fred Upton

1:58:59 to 1:59:14( Edit History Discussion )

Fred Upton: to recycling and buying recycled products and i strongly urgroe support of this resolution and the rec negs that -- recognition that this is not just a resolution about nothing. it is about something

Fred Upton

1:59:14 to 1:59:25( Edit History Discussion )

Fred Upton: very important. it's about getting us as human beings to think about wasting less and economyizing and helping to save our planet in the process. i yield back the balance of my time and thank

Fred Upton

1:59:25 to 1:59:43( Edit History Discussion )

Fred Upton: you again. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. the chair will now recognize the gentleman from maryland, mr. wynn. mr. wynn: at thistime i'm plead pleased

Fred Upton

1:59:43 to 2:00:03( Edit History Discussion )

Fred Upton: to yield -- at this time i'm pleased to yield. the speaker pro tempore: the chair will now recognize the gentleman from washington, mr. inslee. mr. inslee: rise to support passage of h. con 122,

Fred Upton

2:00:03 to 2:00:18( Edit History Discussion )

Fred Upton: a resolution to support america's recycles day. the only nationally recognized day dedicated to recycling. i want to thank chairman wynn for getting this to the floor, chris shays has been a supporter

2:00:18 to 2:00:32( Edit History Discussion )

on so many environmental issues. the economic ramifications of recycling are well known. it creates 1.1 million jobs. it has annual sales of $236 billion, gross sales. and has $36 billion in annual

Personal tools

MetaVid is a non-profit project of UC Santa Cruz and the Sunlight Foundation. Learn more About MetaVid

The C-SPAN logo and other servicemarks that may be found in video content are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Metavid