It is good for the environment, since we are making new products from the old products which are of no use to us. Recycling begins at home. If you are not throwing away any of your old product and instead utilizing it for something new then you are actually recycling. When you think of recycling you should really think about the whole idea; reduce, reuse and recycle.
Are you recycling correctly? Here are some resources to help you:
It's time to RETHINK what we RECYCLE and RESET our behavior