In Waste Dive: Communities See Benefits of Dual-Stream Recycling

Date: 15 Dec 2021 | posted in: Waste to Wealth | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

In the News: Neil Seldman

October 1, 2021

Media Outlet: Waste Dive 

As municipalities continue adapting to higher costs for their recycling programs, some are preaching the gospel of how moving to dual-stream systems helped make their materials cleaner and more marketable.

In recent years, municipalities in states such as New YorkNew Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida have seen positive results from taking this step.

“They made the switch to save money and that’s exactly what’s happening,” said Neil Seldman, director of the Institute for Local Self-Reliance’s Waste to Wealth Initiative.

Read more about ILSR’s Waste to Wealth initiative here.