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ABC Recycling becomes a flashpoint in growth debate

For 15 years, Whatcom County’s industrial zone has been the subject of a turf war

A pile of scrap metal stands tall at the ABC Recycling site on the waterfront along the Whatcom Waterway as construction vehicles idle at the site.
ABC Recycling has been storing scrap metal on the waterfront and shipping it overseas since 2022. (Hailey Hoffman/Cascadia Daily News)
By Ralph Schwartz Staff Reporter
People on both sides of the debate about a metal recycling business in Bellingham might agree on one
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