The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) has established a new Recycling Task Force, created to provide guidance to members, industry stakeholders, state/provincial and local governments, and elected officials, concerning the challenges facing recycling programs in the United States and Canada.
Kent County, MI, in partnership with consultant firm Gershman, Brickner & Bratton, Inc. (GBB), is creating a 200-acre "Resource Park" next to the South Kent landfill, which is estimated to reach its capacity before 2030. The County hopes to reclaim valuable resources buried in the landfill while meeting their goal to reduce waste and cut landfill usage by 20 percent by 2020, and 90 percent by 2030.
NFL announces zero waste plan for Super Bowl - from Construction and Demolition Recycling
Elizabeth Hovde: Recycling efforts should match our talk (Opinion) - from Oregonlive.com
Recycling Today reports HDPE can be recycled repeatedly, according to a study conducted by the Association of Plastics Recyclers and the American Chemistry Council.
The Recycle Demand Champions initiative hopes to increase demand for post-consumer resin.
A few articles about the January 11 finalization of China’s National Sword policy.
In 2017, The Recycling Partnership worked in Massachusetts, fighting contamination in six more communities and training Bay State staffers to deploy our approach for years to come.
Skumatz Economic Research Associates, Inc. are asking that you take the latest National Trash & Recycling Survey.
"Some of you may have filled out our previous surveys and your knowledge and data you provide are immensely valuable in allowing us to conduct quantitative work. We publish results in Resource Recycling and elsewhere and hope some of those studies have been helpful to you!
From DEQ Materials Management December Newsletter