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The future of plastic packages

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Recyclers say they hear all the time from people who want to recycle more of the plastic containers they get from the store. But it's not easy. Recycling laws and practices vary from state to state, sometimes from county to county. In many places, bottles are the only plastic packaging that's accepted for recycling. In the second story of our series on sorting out plastic recycling, Rebecca Williams reports some people are looking for ways to give plastic packaging a new life.

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