The average adult in Henry County could throw away 600 times his weight in garbage over a lifetime, according to reports from environmentalists.
Alexandra Guidry knows the severity of that statistic. That's why the Eminence eighth-grader is pushing for door-to-door recycling services in the county. Last year Guidry surveyed the community about recycling for a school science project and found only a small portion recycle here. Others indicated they would be willing to recycle if it were easier, the survey found.
No Henry County cities offer curbside recycling.
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