Tag: National Recycling Strategy

Public Utilities, Waste Management

EPA Shows How America will Recycle with National Recycling Strategy

November 16, 2021

Via: Waste360

“We need a transformative vision for our waste management system – one that is inclusive, more equitable, and reflects the urgency of the climate crisis,” writes Michael S. Regan administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in the agency’s National Recycling […]

Basic Services, Civil Service, Public Utilities, Waste Management

An In-Depth Look at the EPA’s National Recycling Strategy

November 19, 2020

Via: Waste360

America’s recycling rate was “well below” 10% in 1970 at the inception of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler told attendees of the third annual America Recycles Summit. The establishment of the agency allowed Americans and the […]

Basic Services, Civil Service, Public Utilities, Waste Management

House Passes Amendment to Develop National Recycling Strategy

June 21, 2019

Via: Waste360

During floor consideration, the House of Representatives unanimously passed an amendment led by U.S. Congresswoman Haley Stevens, who represents Michigan’s 11th District and is the chair of the House Subcommittee on Research & Technology, in H.R. 3055, the Commerce, Justice, […]