solid waste management CoastLine: Recycling and Solid Waste Management in New Hanover & Brunswick Counties By Rachel Lewis Hilburn • Jul 29, 2015 Listen Listening... / 49:59 Listen to the full episode here. How often have you wondered whether to toss a soda bottle into the recycling bin with or without the cap? Do you rinse out food containers before you recycle them? And what do you do with all those plastic grocery bags? Waste Part 2: Managing the New Commodity By Rachel Lewis Hilburn • Jan 14, 2014 WHQR Listen Listening... / 3:55 Listen to the audio version here. New Hanover County is on the verge of out-sourcing its trash operations. Waste Part I: Managing the New Commodity By Rachel Lewis Hilburn • Dec 9, 2013 Listen Listening... / 7:02 Listen to the story here. Legions of local residents could intelligently articulate the importance of recycling. NHCo. Commissioners Vote to Expand Landfill, Develop Long-Term Waste Management Plan By Sara Wood • Jan 22, 2013 Wastec Listen Listening... / 1:28 On Tuesday, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners moved forward with plans to tackle the county’s ongoing trash issues.