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Styrofoam Recycling, Juane Diane Raphael’s “Represent”

KCET's So Cal Connected looks at the recyclability of styrofoam and why so many cities take it in their blue bins when the vast majority of it ends up landfilled or polluting the ocean. And, we speak with comedian, actress and author June Diane Raphael about "Represent: The Woman's Guide to Running for Office & Changing the World."
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SoCal’s Super Green Spring May Pose a Red Hot Danger

The end of drought conditions and fantastic foliage are a welcome start to spring, but long-time L.A. residents know these conditions can quickly lead to drying plants and wildfire danger.