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first_img Tyler Barker Tyler Barker is currently the Interim News Director and Digital Content Manager for WOAY-TV. I was promoted to this job in Mid-November. I still will fill in on weather from time to time. Follow me on Facebook and Twitter @wxtylerb. Have any news tips or weather questions? Email me at [email protected] Mail Facebook RALEIGH COUNTY (WOAY)- The recycling industry is facing hard times as costs soar and the market is up and down.But the Raleigh County Solid Waste Authority is saying recycling is here to stay.It’s a situation that members of Raleigh County Solid Waste Authority leaders say is driven by international markets, specifically China’s decision to no longer accept mixed recyclables due to high contamination levels.Officials hope the market will recover soon.“Markets fluctuate all time,” director Lisa Suggs said. “This is lowest I’ve seen in about 15 years of working in recycling. They have been low before and they have been really high before, but are Board of Directors has been committed to keeping the recycling center going.”Suggs says, despite the lows, the RCSWA will continue to collect recyclables. Previous PostVeterans Day Observance Twitter Home NewsWatch Local News Recycling industry faces hard times Tumblr Linkedin Pinterest Local NewsNewsWatchTop Stories Recycling industry faces hard times By Tyler BarkerNov 08, 2018, 18:21 pm 674 0 Next PostRaleigh County middle school students participate in career day Google+last_img read more

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