Recycling on Hatteras Island: Where Our Recycled Materials Land Once They Leave the Island

This is part 2 of a multi-part series of articles that explores the intricacies of recycling on Hatteras Island, from the initial drop off at the transfer station in Buxton, to the final transition into new materials. To read part 1 of this series, see https://islandfreepress.org/hatteras-island-features/recycling-on-hatteras-island-diy-at-the-buxton-transfer-station-and-recycling-center/. Every day, Americans use 60 million plastic water bottles, […]

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Recycling on Hatteras Island: DIY at the Buxton Transfer Station and Recycling Center

This is part 1 of a multi-part series of articles that explores the intricacies of recycling on Hatteras Island, from the initial drop off at the transfer station in Buxton, to the final transition into new materials. If you live on the Outer Banks or love visiting, then you probably also appreciate the pristine beaches, […]

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