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In Curious Nashville from Nashville Public Radio, we answer your questions about the city and region. Submit yours at curious.wpln.org! Then, our listeners decide which question we should investigate and answer next.
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Curious Nashville: What Happens When The Wrong Stuff Gets In The Recycling Bin?
For most people, recycling means placing an empty soda can or some scrap paper in a blue bin. They might take that bin to the curb or to a drop-off site. But beyond that, the process is mysterious, filled with arbitrary rules and a vague reassurance that we're doing the right thing for the environment. So WPLN listener Mark McCaw, an avid recycler, asked us this question: What happens if I put the wrong item in the recycling bin?