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Should recycling programs be suspended during coronavirus outbreak?

Recycling, reusing and reducing during a worldwide outbreak

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I was confused when I walked outside to dump a paper bag’s worth of recyclables in my condominium’s recycle bin. Inside of one of the bins was a large garbage bag with a stuffed bear almost as tall as me. I sighed. Once again, I’ve turned into the…




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Shamontiel L. Vaughn

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