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Recycling 

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Recycling 
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A worker picks up a plastic bottle at the Taiwan Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation building before a news conference in Taipei November 4, 2009. A plastic bottle thrown into a Taipei recycling bin could be reincarnated as a blanket to warm disaster victims in any of 20 countries, thanks to a unique project by the world's largest Buddhist charity. The Taiwan Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation has been taking plastic bottles from the waste stream of Taipei, a city of 2.6 million, for three years to convert them into about 244,000 polyester blankets intended for disaster zones. Picture taken November 4, 2009. To match Reuters Life! TAIWAN-RECYCLING/ REUTERS/Nicky Loh (TAIWAN ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)