The Delaware Recycling Center in New Castle presents a model for today’s recycling. DSWA has partnered with ReCommunity to run a single-stream materials recovery facility and Revolution Recovery to process mixed C&D.
Earth Day—April 22—was founded in 1970. Many people point to it as the “birth of the modern environmental movement.”
As You Sow and the Natural Resources Defense Council report that the lack of strong government policies and insufficient practices by companies are factors in low recycling rates in the United States.
Extended producer responsibility (EPR) takes center stage today at NERC’s spring conference in Delaware. EPR is a topic sure to bring some heated discussion.