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Waste & Recycling

P&G Joint Venture to Recycle Diapers Into Fabrics, Furniture
Disposable diaper waste has become a mounting environmental problem in the U.S. ever since the…
October 22nd 2018
Amazon Recycling Plan to Support Recycling Infrastructure in U.S.
As part of the program, Amazon works with thousands of manufacturers to assist them in…
October 22nd 2018
Japan Buried in Plastic Waste after China Stops Importing World’s Trash
China’s refusal to accept more garbage is overstretching the Japanese recycling industry.
October 22nd 2018
Landfill Operators Aiming for 100-Year Sites
Long-term planners rely on collecting good data, following trends and leveraging what technology they have,…
October 18th 2018
How Technology Can Help Divert Waste From Landfills
More than 100,000 tons of mixed waste collected annually is broken down in Sewell, N.J.-based…
October 18th 2018
3 Models of Collaboration for Sustainable Packaging Innovation
Company recycling commitments and governmental bans are on the rise, even as China’s ban on…
October 18th 2018
Barry Caldwell Leaves Waste Management After 16 Years
Caldwell’s last day with Waste Management was August 11.
October 18th 2018
New Indianapolis Recycling Facility Opens its Doors
The company expects a total investment of more than $2.5 million in property and equipment.
October 17th 2018
Amazon Commits $10 Million to Fund Major Recycling Boost
Amazon will pay $2 million to the fund each year through 2022.
October 17th 2018
The World’s First ‘Fully Recycled’ Road is Made in France
The old materials are fully reprocessed to make the new roads at a mobile factory.…
October 17th 2018
BMW Partnership Gives New Life to EV Batteries
The recycling effort is just BMW’s latest crack at improving EV batteries.
October 17th 2018
Orange County Reveals Key Data from Recycling Pilot
The data gathered and lessons learned are essential for the next steps toward improving recycling…
October 16th 2018
Thailand to Impose Ban on Scrap Plastic Imports
Thailand plans to forestall all imports of foreign plastic scrap through 2021.
October 16th 2018
Third Fire at Brooklyn, N.Y., Waste Site Sparks Prompt Reaction
Community activists and elected officials have been urging the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) to investigate…
October 15th 2018
ISRI Publishes The Harris Poll Recycling Survey Results
Nearly 81% of Americans preferred manufacturers or retailers display a ‘Recycling Guide’ label on products.
October 12th 2018