Fire destroys Holland recycling facility


HOLLAND, Mich. (WOOD) —  A Holland facility that recycles air filters is a total loss after flames spread through the business.

It happened around 11:02 a.m. Tuesday at Recycle Now, located at 302 E 19th Street, according to Ottawa County dispatchers.

A Recycle Now manager said there were two employees in the building when the fire started. He said dust-like debris hit a spark, leading to the fire that drifted into the ceiling and spread.

Dispatchers said the building was evacuated.

The building was destroyed, but no one was injured.