The first government in the world to institute a beverage container deposit and recycling system, Canada’s British Columbia (BC), maintains a strong overall recovery rate, but the program prompts some concerns about cost and transparency in a new study by the Container Recycling Institute (CRI).
As clothing and textile makers across the globe are looking at the sustainability and environmental footprint of their products, especially those including denim and cotton, waste and recycling are entering the minds of fashion leaders....More
U.S. Sen. Bob Casey of Pennsylvania is eager for his home state’s landfills to be greener, cleaner and leaner by shedding tons of out-of-state garbage. But the diet the Democrat devised earlier this month via federal legislation doesn’t pass the refuse industry’s sniff test....More
This package of stories includes comprehensive analysis of the safety issues facing the waste and recycling industry. Coverage includes features, best practices pieces, case studies and commentary....More
Co-located with WasteExpo, the Healthcare Waste Conference is the only educational event that laser-focuses on the largest regulatory, legislative and technical issues that affect the healthcare waste industry....More
Long Island Compost and its American Organic Energy affiliate say they are taking the next step to modernizing a Yaphank facility with a $40 million system designed to turn food waste into natural gas....More