Lack of Recycling Effort Not Uncommon
A garbage finding in Duluth may be anything but unusual.
A study of trash around Duluth found that people in the area are throwing millions of recyclable cans and bottles in the garbage every year. Sustainability coordinator in La Crosse county, Nich Nichols isn't surprised that trashing recyclables is routine for so many
Nichols says a study of garbage in the waste stream in La Crosse would find similar levels of trashed recyclables.