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Update on Houston One Bin System Plan

| Written by Neil Seldman | No Comments | Updated on Jan 19, 2016 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

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

About Neil Seldman

Neil Seldman, Ph.D., co-founded the Institute for Local Self-Reliance and is the Director of the Waste to Wealth Initiative. He specializes in helping cities and counties recover increasing amounts of materials from the waste stream and add value to the local economy  through new processing and manufacturing facilities.  Neil also serves on ILSR’s Board of Directors.

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