Episode 613: Trash! : Planet Money There's an economic line that separates recyclables from trash. And that line has been moving a lot lately.

Episode 613: Trash!

Episode 613: Trash!

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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.

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