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Coronavirus poses multiple safety risks for waste and recycling workers

Concerns persist about infection exposure, while social distancing requirements are changing how collection routes and MRFs are operated. Labor unions are calling for answers around paid leave.

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. (2020). "Novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2" [Microscope image]. Retrieved from https://www.flickr.com/photos/nihgov/49565158908/in/album-72157713108522106/.