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Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries Names Adina Renee Alder as Vice President of Advocacy
Adler previously served in the role of Assistant Vice President of International Affairs.
May 26th 2020
Chemical Recycling Makes Useful Product from Waste Bioplastic
Bioplastics, made from polylactic acid (PLA), are becoming increasingly common in products such as disposable…
May 26th 2020
Dunkin’ Donuts Dumps EPS Cups
FoodPrint notes that other types of plastic cups used for iced drinks are made from #5…
May 26th 2020
Huntington, WV Sanitation Workers Picking Up an Extra Ton of Trash
Chris Weekley has been driving a garbage truck for the sanitation department for 22 years.
May 22nd 2020
ISRI Lauds New Report on Successful Impacts on Recycling
These success stories of impact can be built upon in the months and years ahead…
May 22nd 2020
Wind Turbine Blade Recycling Has Tons of Potential
It also shows us the need for the collaborative development of a commercial-scale facility to…
May 22nd 2020
The Recycling Partnership is Transforming for Good
The report highlights how the organization is mission-focused on helping more than 1,500 U.S. communities overcome…
May 21st 2020
SWANA Calls on Congress to Support Local Governments
SWANA continues to advocate for the solid waste industry as it provides an essential service…
May 21st 2020
EPA Takes Next Step to Implement PFAS Legislation
The agency is publishing a final rule that officially incorporates these requirements into the Code…
May 20th 2020
Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries Commends FMCSA for Modernized Hours of Service Final Rule
The rule included language identical to comments submitted by the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries…
May 20th 2020
Recycling in Phoenix Increased During the Coronavirus Outbreak
Although more waste is being created, uncontaminated recyclables are not being sent to landfills.
May 20th 2020
Rochester Recycling Program Witnessed Rough First Week
The grant included money for multiple mailings to inform residents about the program and about…
May 20th 2020
Baltimore Announces Recycling Partnership Grant
This grant will make sure DPW has the tools and resources to help our communities…
May 20th 2020
San Diego, CA’s Trash, Waste, Recycling Spike Nearly 20%
Private haulers handle trash and recycling collection for businesses, commercial properties, condominiums, apartment complexes and…
May 19th 2020
Curbside Recycling to Resume in Unincorporated Jefferson Parish and the Jean Lafitte, LA
Residents may place their recycling bin out on their normally scheduled pick-up day.
May 19th 2020