Recycling Center

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Following The Paper Trail: Authorities Crack Down On Cardboard Theft

Investigators wearing bulletproof vests sit in unmarked cars outside a Southern California recycling center, swapping license plate details over two-way radio before dawn. A truck emerges and they follow, hoping to learn where drivers pick up what to many looks like trash but turns out to be treasure: cardboard.

02/11/2015

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LA County Firefighters Battle Flames At Pomona Recycling Center

Los Angeles County firefighters Wednesday were battling a fire at a recycling center in Pomona.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/09/2014

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WWII Military Explosives Dropped Off At Recycling Center

Sheriff’s deputies are searching for whoever dropped off three aged military explosives at a Coachella recycling center.

01/08/2012

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2 Compost Piles Burn At Recycling Center In Chino

Two 25-foot stacks of green waste are burning on five acres at a recycling center in Chino.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/13/2010