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What is the hard truth about recycling? It's mostly PR

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What is the hard truth about recycling? It's mostly PR

So the Sustainable Business Network (SBN) puts out a 47-page report on New Zealand's plastic packaging system, and there's a line that leaps out: recycling won't fix the plastic crisis. Former editor of Green Ideas magazine Greg Roughan explores the most uncomfortable facts about plastic and recycling, plus some ideas readers can engage in to feel better.