New Article Chronicles Baltimore’s Decade-Long Struggle to Stop New Incinerators

Date: 27 Aug 2020 | posted in: waste - anti-incineration, Waste to Wealth | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

An insightful new article from Inside Climate News highlights a group of Baltimore activists who discovered that, due to permitting requirements, it is easier to stop a proposed incinerator than to shut down an existing incinerator.

The article gives due credit to community activists Dante Swinton of Energy Justice Network, Shashawnda Campbell of Free Your Voice/United Worker, Leah Kelly of The Environmental Integrity Project and Jennifer Kunze of Clean Water Action. To learn more, read the article.
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Neil Seldman, Ph.D, directs the Recycling and Economic Growth Initiative. He specializes in helping cities and businesses recover increasing amounts of materials from the waste stream and add value to the local economy through new processing and manufacturing facilities. He is a co-founder of the Institute for Local Self-Reliance and is a member of ILSR's Board of Directors.

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Neil Seldman, Ph.D, directs the Recycling and Economic Growth Initiative. He specializes in helping cities and businesses recover increasing amounts of materials from the waste stream and add value to the local economy through new processing and manufacturing facilities. He is a co-founder of the Institute for Local Self-Reliance and is a member of ILSR's Board of Directors.