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Industry Professionals Stress Education as Top Challenge in Recycling

May 9, 2024

Via: Waste360

There were a lot of different conversations regarding recycling at WasteExpo this year, and a panel of industry professionals spoke to a crowded room about the latest challenges, they are seeing in the space. The panel discussed similar challenges such as lithium batteries, dealing with policy, and education to residents and businesses.

The panel, Unboxing the Latest Regional Recycling Updates, saw Bob Cappadona, Vice President – Resource Solutions, Casella, Jim Marcinko, Southern Tier Recycling Director, WM, and Kenya Cory, President, Public Affairs Consultants, Inc., speak about the latest in the recycling world. Each being from a different part of the U.S. detailed how they are dealing with recycling challenges, and although their location was different, similar challenges existed. The panel was moderated by Rachel Hering, Vice President, of Chapter Relations, NWRA.

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