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This week: With less cash for trash, recycling slows down

Text by Eve IRVINE

Latest update : 2009-04-23

With the economic crisis...industries are buying less on all levels, demands are down so the spare parts pile up. Environment looks at the result of this trend on the world around us.

Date created : 2009-04-21

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