Life In Plastic: California’s Recycling Woes
As California deals with the fallout of a global waste crisis, plastic manufacturers continue to spread misleading information about recycling, while spending big on lobbying efforts to keep their products on the shelves.
Cities Look To Private Businesses To Handle Recycling
China's revamped recycling policies, which includes no longer buying tons of U.S. materials, have led to dramatic shifts in the way some cities approach recycling.Read More
Arizona Recycling Programs are in Trouble, Thanks to Residential Contamination
Recycling programs across Arizona are in jeopardy as contamination from residents and tariffs from China remain in place.Read More
U.S. Recycling 18 Months Later: Who Is Paying The Bill?
The initial blow of a recycling system breaking down. It came shortly after a March 2018 announcement from China of its "National Sword" policy, a strict regulation on imports of solid wastes and raw materials.Read More
Phoenix Public Works: Recycling Will Be Cut Without Rate Hike
Phoenix will be talking more about trash over the next several weeks. That’s because the city’s Public Works Department says if solid waste rates are not increased, cuts must be made.Read More