San Francisco goes green
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Incentives and a go-green attitude induce San Franciscans to recycle 72% of their refuse.
SF Recycling & Disposal, a unit of privately held Recology, sorts glass, plastic, and paper products at Pier 96 and presses the materials into compact cubes.
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