This football season, college and university students and alumni taking part in the GameDay Recycling Challenge recycled or reused 1,098 tons of bottles, cans, paper, cardboard, food scraps and other recyclables.
In a move expected to bolster carpet recycling in California, the Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) has agreed to changes to the state’s carpet stewardship plan to boost funding for recycling efforts.
The Prince William Board of County Supervisors, Virginia, authorized an agreement with Freestate Farms LLC, a local agricultural services and production company, to construct and operate a new facility to process yard waste, food scraps and wood waste at the County’s Balls Ford Road composting facility, and to provide organics waste management services at that site and at the county’s landfill.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently recognized the Dallas Stars of the National Hockey League for the team’s achievements in reducing food waste.
The Department of Homeland Security mandated that all containers be clear in the 12 block downtown Super Bowl Central area to help secure public safety.
The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) has opened the entry period for this year’s Transportation Safety Awards.