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What happens to a bag of garbage when it's put in the recycling bin?

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Answer #1 | 18/12 2013 21:48
Most recycling companies use large machines called Tromells to separate out the recyclable metal and plastics from the loads the receive. So if garbage is thrown in, it gets separated out.
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Answer #2 | 19/12 2013 06:16
Somebody has to fish it out and dispose of it properly. Otherwise, it would contaminate the recycling stream.
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