Sly Sludge has claimed to solve the world's garbage problem. He says he is able to shrink huge piles of garbage down to pea-sized amounts. When the Planeteers investigate, they discover that Sludge is really incinerating the trash in a volcano.
Linka: The bottles in our trash can be turned into windows.
Kwame: And old papers into new books...
Gaia: The more things we recycle, the fewer of Earth's precious resources we use up, and the more beautiful it stays.
Captain Planet: Together, we can make a difference! Recycle - the power is yours!