Recycling as You've Never Seen it Before


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Recycling is such an easy process. All it takes is a extra second to place a can, bottle, or piece of paper in a specially marked bin instead of the garbage. What happens next, however, is not so straight forward. Good takes us on a tour of what happens after the recycling leaves the blue bin.Good writes:

Recycling is nothing new, but few among us have seen what happens to our plastic, paper, metal, and glass once it departs from our blue, curbside bins. Today, however, the photographer Mathieu Young takes us on an enlightening tour of the Waste Management Materials Recovery Facility in Pico Rivera, California.

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