The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) has opened the entry period for this year’s Transportation Safety Awards.
Through national partnerships with American Rivers and Ocean Conservancy, Cox Enterprises removed nearly five tons of materials from rivers and shorelines across the nation this year.
The Town of Meredith, New Hampshire was awarded $2,160 to assist with the purchase of two shipping containers used for storage at the facility.
New Jersey’s municipalities will receive more than $15 million in state recycling grants to help implement and enhance local recycling efforts, Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) commissioner Bob Martin said.
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx disclosed that professional truck drivers will no longer have to comply with a burdensome daily paperwork requirement, saving the trucking industry an estimated $1.7 billion annually without compromising safety.
Philadelphians are recycling at historic rates and the city’s recycling office wants to provide tips for improving recycling in the future.