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On August 19, Matt Prindiville, UPSTREAM Associate Director, presented to the North American Hazardous Materials Management Association on The Politics of Extended Producer Responsibility: Moving Forward in Hard Times.
As a part of its Organics Management Project for Rural and Small Towns, NERC posted case studies on its website which present models for organics best management practices. Franklin County Solid Waste District presents such a model.
An innovative proposal supporting the use of old TV CRT glass as leaded silicate as a necessary ingredient in copper, zinc and gold smelting heads to the National Recycling Innovators Forum.
A consortium of major corporations led by Walmart launches the Closed Loop Fund to help fund municipal recycling projects, but critics say EPR will accomplish more.