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Lane County to host free plastics roundup for Lane County residents

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Lane County Waste Management is hosting a free plastics roundup for clean #2, #4 and #5 (Polyethylene and Polypropylene) tubs, jugs, bottles, lids and beverage handles at Glenwood Transfer Station on Sunday, Sept. 30. Collected plastics will be taken to Denton Plastics and made into resin that can be used in new products. The resin from recycled plastics is used to make products such as park benches and decking, flower pots and electronic component parts.
Residents are encouraged to collect #2, #4 and #5 plastics that are CLEAN . . .

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