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1:47 pm
Tue October 22, 2013

Beyond The Curb: How Recycling Works Best

Sanipac's Eugene co-mingle drop off center
Credit Karen Richards

Recycling works because it's economically feasible. Someone makes money re-using your papers and packaging. To ensure recycling is also environmentally sound, consumers need to put the right things, in the right way, in the bin. Some of the no-no's may be surprising. To avoid mistakes, it helps to know what happens after you bring your recycling to the curb.

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