Update on Houston One Bin System Plan

Melanie Scruggs of the Texas Campaign for the Environment provides this update on developments in Houston.   “The new Houston mayor will NOT pursue the dirty MRF program that may have included gasification or pyrolysis! The (national anti incineration) network has been indispensable in what we hope is a close victory.”

Recent news on the issue:

What Happened To Houston’s ‘One Bin For All’ Program? – Houston Public Media, January 18, 2016

Houston’s new mayor stalls ‘One Bin For All’ program– Waste Dive, January 19, 2016

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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.