Plastic packaging at a recycling centre

Plastic packaging at a recycling centre

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Caption: Plastic packaging at a recycling centre. Close-up of a bale of plastic packaging after recovery at a household waste recycling centre. The packaging was obtained from waste sorted according to the material being recycled. This centre carries out single-stream recycling of waste from around 400,000 households. Photographed at the City of Phoenix North Gateway Transfer Station and Materials Recovery Facility, Arizona, USA.

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