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Alameda County Recycling Workers Walk Out Over Wages, Working Conditions

Recycling workers at a Waste Management facility in San Leandro walked off the job Tuesday to protest what they say are low wages and dangerous working conditions.

07/30/2013

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Alameda County Waste Management Workers Stage Brief Strike

Hundreds of Waste Management employees at cities throughout Alameda County went on strike this morning to protest what they claim is a violation of federal labor laws and abuse of employee rights.

03/15/2013

(CBS)

Bulldozer Kills San Leandro Recycling Plant Worker

An employee has been crushed to death by a bulldozer at a recycling plant in San Leandro.

06/20/2012

Garbage Truck. (CBS)

San Francisco Garbage Contract Trashed At City Hearing

The trash talk came from near and far Wednesday as the supervisors debated who should collect the city’s garbage, and whether it should be shipped all the way to Yuba County.

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