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Intelligent robotic sorting cuts landfill waste, risk to human workers

Even in 'facility of the future,' plastic bags are still a problem

Recycling travels on conveyer belts June 20 at the Cascade Recycling Center in Woodinville. The center is called a material recovery facility "of the future" due to its automated sorting systems. (Julia Tellman/Cascadia Daily News)
By Julia Tellman Local News Reporter
Editor’s Note: Diverted: Tracing the path of recycling in Whatcom County is a multipart
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