Where does New York City’s Garbage Go?

Have you ever wondered what happens to New York City's 3.2 million tons of annual trash? Business Insider lets us know.

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BUSINESS INSIDER – YOUTUBE – New York City is one of the most wasteful cities in the world. But none of its trash is actually processed in NYC. It’s sent to waste-to-energy facilities and landfills as far away as Ohio and South Carolina. It takes a vast network of sanitation workers, trucks, trains, cranes, and barges — and $429 million a year — to get it there.

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