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Recycling expert stubs out world’s cigarette garbage

Tom Szaky is turning trash into treasure by transforming previously unrecyclable cigarette butts into sellable plastic goods

By Brigitte Dusseau  /  AFP, TRENTON, New Jersey

“I want to solve every kind of garbage that exists,” he said. “My real goal would be that there is no such thing as garbage. Garbage doesn’t exist in nature.”

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