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Federal Actions on Plastic Recycling, Zero Waste, Organics, and Garbage Incineration: A Review

Federal Actions on Plastic Recycling, Zero Waste, Organics, and Garbage Incineration: A Review

Neil Seldman

August 30, 2019

In August federal Bills on plastic pollution and Zero Waste were put forward in Congress by Senator Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Representative Alan Lowenthall (D-Calif.) and Representative Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.).  READ MORE


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Federal Actions on Plastic Recycling, Zero Waste, Organics, and Garbage Incineration: A Review

Federal Actions on Plastic Recycling, Zero Waste, Organics, and Garbage Incineration: A Review

Neil Seldman

August 30, 2019

In August federal Bills on plastic pollution and Zero Waste were put forward in Congress by Senator Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Representative Alan Lowenthall (D-Calif.) and Representative Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.).  READ MORE


Dual Stream vs. Single Stream Recycling

Dual Stream vs. Single Stream Recycling

Jacq Streur

August 22, 2019

Single stream versus dual stream recycling collection is a persistent issue. Which approach to recycling collection promotes the most cost effective method to recover, process, and market usable materials and reduces the amount of material going to landfills or incinerators?  READ MORE


Textile Recycling: Trials, Tribulations, and Bright Horizons

Textile Recycling: Trials, Tribulations, and Bright Horizons

Jacq Streur

August 20, 2019

If textile recycling can become more popular, we can keep 5% more out of landfills, and maybe people who are now donating to thrift stores will give them a second thought for purchasing, as well.  READ MORE


July Anti-Incineration Update

July Anti-Incineration Update

Virginia Streeter

July 29, 2019

Updates in anti-incineration work for July 2019 from Oregon, Amsterdam, and more.  READ MORE


Resource Recycling Fiber Issue Highlights Positive Signs for Market Development

Resource Recycling Fiber Issue Highlights Positive Signs for Market Development

Jacq Streur

July 29, 2019

A recent issue of Resource Recycling provides some good news particularly in the fiber markets.  READ MORE