As Seen on TV: Cash for Trash Recycling

Find out how to get paid to take out the trash.

ByABC News
November 18, 2008, 4:35 PM

Nov. 18, 2008— -- Towns and cities across the country have adopted innovative programs that reward citizens for recycling. In Everett, Mass., residents have been offered financial rewards for recycling, and the average household now recycles 10 times more than before. The daily garbage haul has been reduced by 11 tons, saving the city thousands of dollars.