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Mural Arts Paints the Trucks Floral

Posted in News, Recycling, Single stream, Uncategorized with tags , , , on May 5, 2009 by MarilynB

One of ten newly redecorated Philadelphia recycling trucks.

One of ten newly redecorated Philadelphia recycling trucks.

If this doesn’t make you want to recycle, nothing will. On Earth Day, Philadelphia launched 10 new trucks covered in art. The design is the handiwork of Desiree Bender, who worked with students at rec centers. The project was a joint effort between the Streets Department, the Design Center at Philadelphia University and the Mural Arts Project. The trucks are intended to draw attention and compliance to the curbside single stream recycling program.

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