Time To Clean Up Our Act

It’s time we, Americans take reduction and reuse seriously, and when we recycle, we citizens, need to segregate the materials....

The Death of Recycling in America

If you are serious about sustainability, it is time to get educated about GREENWASH. Some great ideas promoted by well intended people have been co-opted and turned into greenwash. Some of those implemented ideas now have long term negative consequences. Single stream...

The Elephant in the Recycle Bin—Single Stream

This email was sent to Fayetteville, AR mayor on March 21, 2018. Reading this means you are not afraid to look beyond your recycling bin and think about how your consumer habits affect your brothers and sister who live in your community, as well as around the world....

Sham Recycling

Now that China has banned America’s trashed recycling (which is the result of single stream collection), isn’t it time we rethink Single Stream and The Three R’s, and make our recycling programs totally transparent?...

Paper Prices Plummet

This article from Resource Recycling shows how steep the price drops are for various paper products that typically comprise the majority of curbside recyclables. Mixed paper now sells for $5 per ton, and all-time low, down from $75/ton in August 2017. Similarly,...
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