commodity recycling

2016: The Recycling Industry Year in Review

Just how is the recycling industry doing? The best place to go for that information is to the source itself: the people actually doing the recycling. During a recent U.S. Senate briefing, the president of the Institute of Scrap Recycling…

What’s in Your Trash?

Have you ever wondered what is in your trash or how much you are really throwing away?  According to the EPA, Americans generated in 2011 about 250 million tons of trash and recycled and composted almost 87 million tons of …