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Walla Walla and Red Mountain test cases for eastern Washington glass recycling.


Over 12,000 pounds of glass collected on first day of “proof-of-concept” project

Eastern Washington’s wine industry has long had an environmental conundrum. On the one hand, wineries and tasting rooms there generate thousands of empty glass bottles. On the other, there is no glass recycling in most areas.

By Sean P. Sullivan