Each Sunday, our Education and Outreach Manager answers readers' questions in The Providence Journal. These columns are offered free online, for 30 days. You can access the current free articles below.
5/20/2018: A lot goes into building a landfill!
5/13/2018: Some plastic containers are too small to recycle
5/6/2018: Containers should be empty and rinsed
4/29/2018: For recycling, plastic bags must stretch
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