The experts at Government Advisory Associates maintain a comprehensive database of U.S. materials recovery facilities. The statistics below come from that firm’s ongoing research.
This article originally appeared in the July 2018 issue of Resource Recycling. Subscribe today for access to all print content.
Aligning recycling metrics with concepts such as sustainable materials management has been a challenge. But a researcher in Florida is offering intriguing possibilities in that area.
More than 100 government and corporate recycling leaders convened in Chattanooga, Tenn. to assess where the recycling industry stands in terms of data collection and analysis, and to generate recommendations on what new measurement steps need to be taken.