Welcome to Waste Reduction Resources
With the 2017 Chinese ban of America’s trashed recyclables, isn’t it time we citizens reclaim our recyclable resources and revisit the foundation of the first sustainability movement, the Three Rs – REDUCE, REUSE, and (then) Recycle? It’s definitely time to rethink single stream collection, the collection method thrust on us by major garbage haulers, in which recyclables are handled just like garbage, tossed all together in a single compartment truck. This website will give ideas on how to run cost effective, honest, transparent, and clean recycling programs that provide re-manufacturers/end-users with high quality feedstock.
What is Single Stream Recycling?
Watch this short video to learn more about the “Devolution of Recycling”: