The Mattress Recycling Council’s Connecticut program has now recycled over 1 million mattresses and its Rhode Island program has now recycled over 500,000 mattresses.

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection recognized a variety recycling leaders in the state, including companies, municipalities and individuals. 

The Northeast Recycling Council (NERC) scheduled its first diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) training for Dec. 9. The online event will include speakers from Schnitzer Steel and the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI).

Aluminum recycling and rolling company Novelis will invest $130 million in its Oswego, N.Y. mill, allowing the plant to increase usage of recycled metal. 

Reencle announced a crowd-funding campaign for its at-home food scraps composting unit.