Richard Petrie, an employee at Windham Solid Waste Management, uses disinfectant wipes on the railing of the baler before operating it to help prevent contracting COVID-19 on Monday, March 30, 2020.
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Richard Petrie, an employee at Windham Solid Waste Management, uses a skid steerer to move the cardboard into the baler on Monday, March 30, 2020. Instead of using his hands, as he would normally do before the spread of COVID-19, he now has to use the skid steerer to try to remove the plastics from the cardboard.
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Richard Petrie, an employee at Windham Solid Waste Management, said that he is taking extra steps to help prevent spreading the coronavirus to his wife, who has respiratory problems.
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