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Why you shouldn't recycle plastic bags at home

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Published on Sep 28, 2018

Did you know you shouldn't toss plastic bags in your home recycling bin? It's due in part to single-stream recycling.

Reporter/Producer: Amanda Grennell

Video Editor: Jamie Leventhal

Video courtesy of: Getty Images, Reuters and Waste Management

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