In Waste Dive, Neil Seldman Argues Recycling Will Survive

Date: 4 Apr 2019 | posted in: Media Coverage, Waste to Wealth | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

Director of the Waste to Wealth initiative Neil Seldman explains why U.S. recycling will survive despite media narratives that claim the end of recycling is near. Neil and co-author Peter Anderson detail how the recycling industry can adjust and thrive given new circumstances.… Read More

Reducing Waste and Recycling More, An Evaluation of Policies from Across America

Who should be responsible for the life cycle of a product, especially its take-back, recycling and final disposition? How can that process produce the most benefits, and is there more than one answer? Will the U.S. recycling be hamstrung by beverage corporation interests, or will it succeed in developing increased recycling and Zero Waste?… Read More

Update: Maryland Gov. Hogan signs 2 bills to increase focus on organics processing

Date: 7 May 2017 | posted in: Composting, Media Coverage | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

In the wake of scores of legislative action in Maryland, the Institute for Local Self-Reliance’s composting team saw a big victory with Maryland Governor Larry Hogan’s signature on two pieces of legislation that would enable a better infrastructure for organics recycling. Read the report from Cole Rosengren in Waste Dive.… Read More