ASVAB Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (#68)

Section: Paragraph comprehension

Garbage has become an alarming problem--and it won't go away. State landfills, as they are presently designed, are quickly filling up. Consequently, since 30% of trash being dumped can be recycled, it is time for communities to set up recycling programs. Not all trash needs to be dumped. We know that

a third of what we dump could be recycled.
people could start their own landfills.
recycling will never take place.
70% of trash can be recycled.