Creating Wealth from Everyday Items

Date: 1 Feb 1997 | posted in: waste - recycling, Waste to Wealth | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

This report profiles six model reuse operations and seven programs that collect reusable goods from households. Each profile documents materials handled, marketing information, process and equipment utilized, costs, and replicability. The report also details job creation and other community benefits … Read More

Plug into Electronics Reuse

Date: 1 Jan 1997 | posted in: waste - recycling, Waste to Wealth | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

Because computers become obsolete so swiftly, they are often discarded with many or all working components. This report provides contact information on 150 computer recovery facilities as well as in-depth profiles of the operating experiences of 13 that focus on … Read More

Weaving Textile Reuse into Waste Reduction

Date: 1 Jan 1997 | posted in: Waste to Wealth | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

By documenting 10 programs that collect discarded textiles from households, this reports shows how to integrate textiles into existing recycling programs. Key tips for replication (such as partnering with local charities) are highlighted. Appendices provide sample outreach materials and list … Read More

Efficiency and Pollution Reduction Act (EEPRA) of 1996: Questions and Answers – Factsheet

A factsheet related to the proposed Energy Efficiency and Pollution Reduction Act (EEPRA) in Minnesota during 1996-1997. EEPRA is a revenue neutral measure that proposes to increase energy taxes by $1.5 billion and to reduce existing taxes on labor or income by an equal amount.… Read More

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