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Public Utilities, Waste Management

Anchorage Landfill Urges Residents to Recycle Cardboard

November 16, 2022

Via: Waste360

Kelli Toth, Anchorage Recycling Coordinator says cardboard is the number one material at the Anchorage Regional Landfill. Taking up a lot of space, Toth urges residents to divert their cardboard from the landfill as the holiday season approaches. Toth expresses […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Corona provided more packaging waste

March 31, 2021

Via: Waste Management World

The waste management industry has also been hit hard by the Corona crisis: Waste volumes and the composition of waste have fluctuated greatly, and waste management companies have often had to adjust to changes at very short notice. Nevertheless, most […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Ohio County Seeks to Profit from Cardboard Recycling

March 2, 2020

Via: Waste360

The Coshocton County, Ohio, Recycling and Litter Prevention seeks to add a second packer truck this summer. The truck will allow cardboard to go to a Columbus facility at a profit to the county. Funding of $150,000 has been set […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Michigan County Authorizes Construction of New Recycling Facility

August 12, 2019

Via: Waste360

The Marquette County, Mich., Solid Waste Authority recently authorized the construction of a new $6.3 million recycling facility, which will be funded with loans and a grant from the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy. The facility will […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Examining the Benefits of Dual Stream Paper Recycling in Nevada

March 1, 2019

Via: Waste360

An opinion piece posted in the Reno Gazette Journal examines how dual stream paper recycling will bring additional revenue and environmental benefits to Nevada. Under the current domestic recycling market, thousands of tons of material left curbside for recycling across […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

Holiday Gift Wrap, Boxes Flood Recycling Centers

December 28, 2018

Via: Waste360

Recycling Centers across the country are being inundated with wrapping paper, cardboard, boxes, bottles and cans now that Christmas has come and gone. One recycling center in Springfield, Mo., had cars lined up before the center’s gates opened after Christmas. […]