Trash yields millions for defense department.
In fiscal year 2005 alone, more than $8 million on precious metals were reclaimed and during the past 30 years, $250 million has been recaptured.
A spokesman for the Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service says the cooperative outreach to the military services and contractors not only is producing big bucks, but also is limiting the amount of waste in U.S. landfills.
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|Title Annotation:||TECH TALK|
|Author:||Williams, Robert H.|
|Article Type:||Brief article|
|Date:||Jun 1, 2006|
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