Stop trying to recycle these common materials

Most of us go to great lengths to recycle our products, and feel pretty good when we dump our old envelopes and coffee cups into the designated paper bin instead of the regular trash.

But now an expert in waste management has explained what actually ends up being recycled, and what holds up the process, and it turns out we’ve been doing it wrong all along.

Article by Fiona MacDonald, ScienceAlert and video posted on TECH insider.

Click on link to read the article and watch this informative video on recycling

http://www.techinsider.io/one-stream-recycling-of-paper-and-plastic-is-bad-2015-7

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