TSA Making Bucks Off Your Banned Items on Travel List?

TSA collects more than 400 pounds of profitable items a month.

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Ever wondered where all the stuff confiscated at airports went after you’ve boarded the plane?

Well, TSA is making bucks off your stuff.

On average, TSA collects 425 pounds of banned items a month, but what most people don’t know is that states yield a big profit from those items, which range from knives, loose weights and other personal items.

In Pennsylvania, personal items garnered over $900,000. Items are priced by the states and are usually sold at discounted market price.

Read more at CNN.