ANC angry over rubbish recycling initiative

Party questions why pilot project proposed for western suburbs instead of townships with illegal dumping problem

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Faced with an illegal dumping crisis, the Nelson Mandela Bay municipality wants to pilot a recycling programme which would see homes being given two bags for recyclable and non-recyclable rubbish. 

But there was a heated debate as it was proposed that the pilot be done in the suburbs, with ANC councillors saying illegal dumping was mostly in the townships and not in affluent areas...

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