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Recycling services brace for trouble

Bales of recyclables stand in the yard at A&P Recycling in The Dalles. China is banning certain types of materials that it previously accepted for recycling, and the changes overseas may lead to limits on the ability of local recyclers to accept certain items.

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Bales of recyclables stand in the yard at A&P Recycling in The Dalles. China is banning certain types of materials that it previously accepted for recycling, and the changes overseas may lead to limits on the ability of local recyclers to accept certain items.



Decisions in faraway China may soon have a direct, and possibly damaging, impact on local recycling programs...

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