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A bit like a convention of butchers pulling the plug because there IS steak on the menu.
After years of coping with poor returns on collected recyclables, many municipal governments are pulling the plug on recycling programs just as commodity markets have heated up.
McLeish said: "Nikiforov is somebody we are pulling the plug on.
A CHARITY has been accused of pulling the plug on vulnerable Welsh youngsters while going on a pounds 12m spending spree.
Simply pulling the plug on office equipment overnight could save up to 7 TWh per year, the LBNL scientists calculate.

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