What to do with all the Styrofoam in your holiday packages
There’s a lot of junk that comes into the PPRE-Forevergreen plant in Charlotte, N.C. But once inside the building, the bales of comingled cardboard, paper, plastic, aluminum and other materials get started on a new life.
In many ways, the non-profit ministry runs a standard recycling operation. Workers break down the bales and sort the contents, then re-bale the materials and ship them back out.