Charlotte Spears

The contracted night custodial staff throws out the waste from the small recycling bins into the large trash cans sent to landfills after school. Recycling at school, and all over the world, is facing environmental challenges and social pushback.

Papers and Plastics: Examining the myth of recycling on campus and around the world

In Atlanta
In the future
School should not fix its recycling problem

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