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Episode 613: Trash!

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Episode 613: Trash!

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Episode 613: Trash!

Episode 613: Trash!

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garbage

One day it's profitable to recycle a bottle. The next day, some number in the global economy changes and that bottle suddenly becomes trash.

The line between trash and recycling is moving a lot these days. For a bunch of reasons, it's a tough time to be a recycler.

Music: Miro Belle's "In Fielder" and Cake's "I Will Survive." Find us: Twitter/ Facebook/ Spotify/ Tumblr.

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