Ohio's unemployment rate is growing with 40,000 of Ohio's workers having lost their jobs just last month. The result: Ohioans shop less, buy less -- and have less to throw away.
But while dumpsters are taking longer to fill, it's another story for recycling bins.
Evan Williams arrives at a SWACO drop-off box with bags of empty bottles and old newspapers.
[Sound of bottles breaking in dumpster]
The trip has cost him fuel money But Williams says it's just a small price to pay for what he considers his share of environmental stewardship.