So, imagine trying to go one day without using plastic.
(background sound of landfill up and under)
RO: It’s almost impossible. I mean your toothbrush is plastic.
That’s Rebecca Olson with St. Lucie County.
RO: I am the Solid Waste marketing and quality control coordinator here at the landfill.
St. Lucie along with Indian River and Palm Beach are the counties in our listening area participating in a new pilot program to recycle plastic films and bags.