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VIDEO: Behind the Scenes at a Carpet Recycling Plant

Article-VIDEO: Behind the Scenes at a Carpet Recycling Plant

Though we've featured several stories on carpet recycling before, nothing quite captures the nitty gritty of the actual process like a good behind-the-scenes video. The Carpet Recyclers, based in Fullerton, Calif., and featured in the video below, boasts a more rigourous process than most, recycling not only the commonly harvested pile but also the harder-to-recycle backing.

Did I mention this video's awesome backing soundtrack?

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