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LIST FROM 2009-New # 1 (plastic pieces) see article/link # 5 (five) from top of link list to the left, please.

1) Cigarettes and filters- 3,216,991
​2) Plastic bags- 1,377,141
3) Food wrappers and containers- 942,620
4) Caps and lids- 937,804
5) Plastic bottles- 714,892
6) Paper bags- 530,607
7) Straws and stirrers- 509,593
8) Cups, plates, forks, knives, and spoons- 441,053
9) Glass bottles- 434,990
10) Drink cans- 401,412  © 2009 CBS Interactive Inc. All Rights Reserved.  The Associated Press contributed to this report. 

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