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Recycling and Reclamation Workers

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Recycling and reclamation workers are employed by plants that recycle and reclaim materials and products. They work at warehouses, recycling centers, and for salvaging yards. The Department of Labor (DOL) reported there were approximately 244,700 recycling and reclamation workers working in the United States in 2018.

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