When you toss your garbage into a trash can in Lee and Hendry counties, only 10 percent of it is dumped into a landfill.
The rest of it is converted into electricity at Lee County's Waste-to-Energy facility.
This month, the operation hit a new milestone by transforming 10 million tons of trash into power.
Mike Duff, who manages the facility, tells us everything you put into your trash can -- recyclable or not -- is tossed into the mix. read more >>