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 Oryana-Natural-Foods-Market_Logo-Traverse_CityBelow is a perspective written by Andy Gale for the Oryana Newsletter a few months back.  This perspective is what we have learned about recycling plastics in the past few years.  We  are intersted in your thougths and comments…


The Story of Plastic

When Steve Nance and I met a few weeks back we spoke about the next year of BARC recycling with Oryana.  As you may know, the drop station provided by Oryana to take in their members plastics #3-7 is the only one of its kind in the area.  Oryana flips the bill for the recycling these hard to recycle plastics.

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What is BARC All About?

Bay Area Recycling for Charities (BARC) is a Traverse City, Michigan-based, non-profit company providing comprehensive recycling services to residents and businesses in the Grand Traverse Bay area.

What is unique about our company is that we offer our customers the opportunity to give back to the local community.

Through BARC’s Customer Shares program each customer annually designates a charity of their choice to be the recipient of the revenues resulting from their recycling partnership with BARC.

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