This is a two-part question. First, read the material provided and choose an answer to this first question.
Based on the passage provided, how does the author feel about recycling?
A. More people should participate in recycling opportunities to help reduce waste and pollution.
B. Rules about what can be recycled and what can’t may vary from place to place and can be confusing.
C. It’s not worth the time or effort to recycle since it takes more energy to recycle trash than to throw it away.
D. Recycling is good, but reusing items is better.
Keeping your answer to the first question in mind, which of the following sentences from the text provided supports that answer?