Is Your Recycling Program “for Real”? Is it Transparent?

The good news! China has banned America’s contaminated single stream mess. The bad news… the single stream messes are now being shipped to other developing countries that have weak, or no, child labor and environmental laws. Single stream was initiated...

The Elephant on the Sort Line!

The elephant on the recycling sort line is the fact that communities switched from curb-sort recycling to single stream. Curb-sort recycling, the method whereby all recyclables are in segregated compartments on the truck, had a contamination rate below 3%. When...

Get every new post on this blog delivered to your Inbox.

Join other followers: