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Lacey Evans | Resource Recycling

National parks welcome more than 300 million visitors each year, but less than half of those people actually separate their recyclables from their trash before leaving. more »

Aug 29, 2016 7:41 AM News

The New York City Department of Sanitation and Business Integrity Commission released a report last week recommending the City adopt a franchise-zoning system for commercial waste and recycling collection. more »

Aug 29, 2016 7:33 AM News

A startup based in Richmond, Calif. is making polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) plastic out of organic material. While the innovative process is in the very early stages, the company hopes it makes a major impact on plastics packaging. more »

Aug 24, 2016 12:47 PM News

An industry group has determined the U.K.'s plastics recycling rate is around 33 percent. more »

Aug 22, 2016 8:02 AM News

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality is seeking participants for a recycling survey that will quantify the amount of plastics recycling happening in the Lone Star State. more »

Aug 16, 2016 3:14 PM News

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is expanding its Energy Star Portfolio Manager, allowing the commercial and institutional sector to make more informed choices about materials management. more »

Aug 16, 2016 12:47 PM News

Food processors, farms and municipalities all have felt pressures to send less organic material to landfills. They could eventually get help from a startup in California that is turning organics into biodegradable plastic. more »

Aug 16, 2016 12:38 PM News

The Sustainable Packaging Coalition (SPC) recently released a comprehensive study on the availability of recycling in America to help promote change among industry players. more »

Aug 3, 2016 9:07 AM News

Should curbside recycling be treated like other utilities that send customers a bill every month? And what effects will potential minimum wage increases have on materials recovery facilities? more »

Jul 29, 2016 12:00 AM News

Advocacy organizations are pushing for New York City to adopt a franchise-zoning system for collection of commercial waste and recycling. more »

Jul 28, 2016 12:00 AM News

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