The California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) will provide a $10 million loan for an organics diversion project at a Universal Waste Systems facility in Santa Fe Springs, Calif. The department recently updated loan documents to reflect a change in the project location from an Athens Services MRF in Los Angeles. 

San Diego-based CP Group was named the National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) 2022 Innovator of the Year for its OCC Auger Screen. 

Data reporting company Lorax EPI has been certified as B Corp. 

The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency and The Recycling Partnership announced $300,000 in grants for residential recycling programs for solid waste management districts and local jurisdictions in Ohio. 

Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), GreenLatinos and Beyond Plastics are calling for the National Park Service to stop signing multi-year contracts for single-use plastic bottles sales immediately.