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Bigbelly Plans to Move Beyond the Solar-Powered Garbage Can

Bigbelly, the Newton-based maker of solar-powered trash and recycling machines, has seen demand for its now-ubiquitous smart waste systems skyrocket over the past few years.

Now the company, which has 30,000 of its high-tech waste stations scattered across 47 countries around the world, wants to help cities by turning its solar-powered trash compacting machines into bases for free wireless Internet and data collection systems.

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