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Germany / Environment / Junked Cars Recycling #126580

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 04, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Berlin, Germany: Jerry King) Demand by German government that automobile manufacturers insure that all parts of cars can be recycled examined; scenes shown of junked cars being compacted and taken apart. ["Automotive News" editor Peter BROWN - compares getting rid of steel and plastic cars.] Industry's research into recycling reviewed; details given of Volkswagen's disassembling project and Mercedes-Benz's disassembling and burning projects. German government said promising to extend the recycling project to computers, hi-fi equipment, etc.

Jennings, Peter;
King, Jerry

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