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Book Review of “Reduce, Reuse, Reimagine: Sorting out the Recycling System”

Book Review of "Reduce, Reuse, Reimagine: Sorting out the Recycling System"

Neil Seldman

June 21, 2019

Neil Seldman reviews "Reduce, Reuse, Reimagine: Sorting out the Recycling System" by Beth Porter.  READ MORE


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Book Review of “Reduce, Reuse, Reimagine: Sorting out the Recycling System”

Book Review of "Reduce, Reuse, Reimagine: Sorting out the Recycling System"

Neil Seldman

June 21, 2019

Neil Seldman reviews "Reduce, Reuse, Reimagine: Sorting out the Recycling System" by Beth Porter.  READ MORE


Recycling Activist Louise Mann Calls for Transparency and Accountability Ordinance

Recycling Activist Louise Mann Calls for Transparency and Accountability Ordinance

Neil Seldman

June 12, 2019

Longtime recycling activist Louise Mann writes article calling for transparency and accountability ordinance.  READ MORE


Anti Garbage Incineration Updates – May 2019

Anti Garbage Incineration Updates – May 2019

Neil Seldman

May 30, 2019

Updates on incineration happenings around the country, including New York and New England.  READ MORE


In Op-Ed for Waste Advantage, Neil Seldman Argues Recycling is Not Dying

In Op-Ed for Waste Advantage, Neil Seldman Argues Recycling is Not Dying

Hibba Meraay

May 8, 2019

If you read accounts of recycling in the mass media, you may be convinced that recycling is on its deathbed after a 45-year run. Reality is more complex and more encouraging. Recycling is not dying. The recycling movement born in the late 1960s and joined by the anti-garbage incineration movement  READ MORE


In Waste 360, ILSR Explains How Single Stream Recycling Can Work

In Waste 360, ILSR Explains How Single Stream Recycling Can Work

Hibba Meraay

May 8, 2019

For recycling to break through the 35 percent recycling level, where we have stagnated for a decade, private and municipal investments need to focus on infrastructure that has a proven track record. These include investment in dual stream and properly scaled single stream processing, distributed composting, unit pricing and repair  READ MORE