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By Andi Bourne

Plastic Recycling Ending in Seeley Lake May 7


April 26, 2018

SEELEY LAKE – Sunday, May 6 is the last day the Seeley Lake Refuse District will accept plastic recycling. This is a result of Pacific Recycling in Missoula no longer accepting plastics due to continuing problems with improper sorting, low market value, increasing freight costs and overall loss of revenue from plastic recycling.

China has been a major buyer of lower recovery and mixed grade recyclable materials for many years.

Over the past several years they have been phasing in import restrictions on many of these items. The most recently impacted are plastics and paper.

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