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Waste Disposal Laws Overhaul Proposed by Maine Legislator

Studies indicate that every person in Maine generates at least four pounds of trash a day. That adds up to millions of pounds that to be disposed of, somehow, every year.

Lawmakers are gearing up to take a second look at how the state can do a better job at managing its waste...and increasing its recycling rate.

Maine has not looked at its solid waste laws for 15 years. Sen. Tom Saviello, a republican from Wilton says "its time."

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