Valley Voices: Recycling restrictions

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China effects

Earlier this year, China imposed heavy restrictions on solid waste imports and the effects have rippled into Peoria. Solid waste imports to China have decreased nearly 60 percent.

VALID QUESTION

Why don’t we have more companies forming in the U.S. that would take recycled materials from waste companies and get them ready for re-use in some new form? I know there are companies in the States who are using a variety of recycled products. — Sherryl Huseonica



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