March 27, 2008
Tight Belt: As the conveyor zips materials from commingled recycling bins by, Waste Management workers use quick eyes and hands to sort them into the proper chutes.
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Even with the help of inspired local recycling centers, Peninsula residents can do more to stop the onslaught of trash.
A basic law of physics states that in a closed system – let’s say the Earth – matter can neither be created nor destroyed. We can’t throw things “away,” globally speaking, except maybe by shooting ...