On a typical workday, about 20 trash trucks pull into a Western Recycling facility in Boise and dump about 190 tons of unsorted recyclables — cardboard, paper, plastics, aluminum and tin — onto a warehouse floor. That’s when things get hopping. Kyle Green kgreen@idahostatesman.com
On a typical workday, about 20 trash trucks pull into a Western Recycling facility in Boise and dump about 190 tons of unsorted recyclables — cardboard, paper, plastics, aluminum and tin — onto a warehouse floor. That’s when things get hopping. Kyle Green kgreen@idahostatesman.com

It’s a dirty job, but someone has to sort Idaho’s recycling

May 05, 2016 11:17 PM