Study examines components of organics in the waste stream, strategies for implementing programs and growing technology involved.
The Re-Clothe NY Coalition, a collaborative group of recyclers, non-profits, and governments working to increase textiles reuse and recycling across New York State, announced a renewed outreach campaign to encourage residents to donate and recycle their unwanted clothing and household textiles, rather than put them in the trash.
Advanced Disposal, an integrated environmental services company, was honored to retire more than 4,500 American flags the company collected this summer as part of its annual flag retirement program, a free service offered to the communities it serves. In 2015, a total of 2,539 flags were collected and retired.
The Minnesota State Fair increased the capacity to recycle on the fairgrounds, expanding across the 320 acres.
The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released its 2015 Workplace Injury and Illness Data.
The Virginia Recycling Association has named Republic’s Northern Virginia Recycling Center the winner of the Outstanding Service Provider of the Year Award.