What Are the Disadvantages of Recycling?

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Even though recycling should be encouraged, there are a few disadvantages to recycling. A major issue is the high energy cost of transportation. Another major issue is the high chemical cost used to remove ink from paper.
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Skilled workers are needed to break a computer down into component parts, sort them properly and test them for resale. They also must know how to strip valuable metals to be melted
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The Difficulties. Plastic. cannot be recycled indefinitely and is generally not recycled into food containers. Because. plastics are lightweight, they are expensive to pick up and
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The definition of recyclable is anything that can be reused. Most familiar to us based on what we throw away most often is plastic, paper, aluminum, cardboard and glass.
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Recycling is not cost-efficient and annually results in a net loss It costs
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Some of the difficulties recycling poses are that reprocessing of recovered materials is not always pollution free and the costs of collection transport and reprocessing result in higher costs for recycled materials.
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