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Philly Restaurants Can Now Recycle Their Oyster Shells Locally. Here’s Why They Should., 5, 2022

Oyster Shell Recycling Moves to the Masses in Delaware
WHYY-March, 6, 2020

Recycling industry faces hard times as costs soars and market wanes
Delmarva now – February 1, 2018

Shucks! Don’t pitch those oyster shells
Delaware online – August 12, 2016

Save those oyster shells! They help Barnegat Bay
Asbury Park Press – April 28, 2015

Delaware Bay Oysters: A Quiet Resurgence
WHYY-October 9, 2013