The City of Highwood, Illinois will be the first municipality in Illinois to require curbside organics collection for both commercial and residential services.
EPA Region 7 is proceeding with the installation of a physical isolation barrier for the West Lake Landfill Superfund Site in Bridgeton, Missouri.
California’s Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) disclosed the first recycling fraud border bust of 2016.
Vecoplan, LLC christened a new state-of-the-art test lab. An integral part of their continuing expansion, the lab serves two functions vital to the company’s long term goals.
by CARMEN BECKER
America Recycles Day came and went without much fanfare last year. Yet it is still a powerful reminder to us not only how far recycling has come since it became a mainstream practice in the 1970s, but also that it still faces significant challenges.
Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) announced that 7 communities are being awarded more than $60,000 in grants to enhance local waste reduction, reuse, and recycling programs.