Auto industry gloom crushing Japan's poor recyclers


By Toshi Maeda TOKYO, Dec 26 (Reuters Life!) - Thousands of miles away from Detroit, homeless people in Japan are feeling the pinch from the U.S. "Big Three" automakers' financial woes, as they now receive less cash for the aluminium cans they collect to eke a living.

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