Up in Plano, they are fairly proud of their recycling program. They even have bins set up around their downtown shopping area where people can sort and recycle the items that they're carrying.
Only problem... (Mouse-over for the answer)
A make-busy job created for the sake of recycling isn't a high-quality job by any stretch of the imagination. A cheap harness hooked up to allow multiple bags and let the recyclables be truly pre-sorted would cost very little to make and pay for itself fairly quickly.
For more information, check out the "Recycling" episode of "Penn & Teller: B.S.", and in the interest of equal time, here is a rebuttal of that episode, and another partial rebuttal.
(Update 6/3: Added additional tag to the image to allow mouse-over text in other browsers...in other words, to fix a bug in my "real-life bug" post. Also added some explanation.)