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What Can Be Composted and Recycled

Compost, Recycle, or Trash? Part Two

As we celebrate the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, I've been learning some new things about composting. So I want to test your trash smarts. I'll give you an item, and you tell me whether it should be composted, recycled, or tossed in the trash. As we learned in part one, rules vary from region to region, but I'm going with the most common answers, so let's get started.

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Rubber bands

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Juice boxes

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Dental floss

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Tea bags

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