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Exporting materials you recycle

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What does it say about us when the cardboard or old TV you recycle is more traveled than we are.

To me, a trip to Spooner is about as far as I get, yet the materials we recycle locally go around the world.


There is no doubt about it, the economies of China and India need our recycled goods. It is estimated that half of the world's cement and scrap iron now go to these countries.

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