If consumers demand recycled products then more will be produced. There are 4,500 + consumer products that can be made with recycled material. Here are a few examples of items that you can add to your shopping list to buy made from recycled materials. Newspapers Aluminum cans Cereal boxes Paper towels Comic books Egg cartons Trash bags Carpeting Motor oil Steel products When shopping for any of these products, be sure to look for the recycle symbol or and indication that it is made from recycled material. If you buy recycled items you will be playing a part in preserving the environment and you will be helping the economy by purchasing smart.