National News

Kent County, MI Plans "Resource Park" to Reclaim Resources

9 Feb 2018

plastic bottlesKent 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.

National Trash & Recycling Survey Looking for Respondents

10 Jan 2018

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!