At its annual meeting, the Ohio Chapter of the National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) released statewide economic impact data on the waste and recycling industry for the first time.
The New Mexico Recycling Coalition (NMRC) has been awarded a Keep America Beautiful and Waste Management 2015 Think Green® Grant of $5,000.
The U.S Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 2 has selected Rochester Institute of Technology engineer Dr. Anahita Williamson to be the director of EPA Region 2’s Division of Environmental Science and Assessment in Edison, New Jersey.
Keep America Beautiful and The Coca-Cola Company awarded 89 grants to communities in 41 states across the nation.
Re-Clothe NY, a statewide campaign to promote clothing and textile recycling in New York, received a 2015 U.S. EPA Environmental Champion Award in April.
Covanta and RecycleForce, a provider of recycling services for residents and corporate clients, entered into a partnership to staff operations at the Covanta Advanced Recycling Center in Indianapolis set to break ground in 2015 with a planned opening in 2016.