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January Waste Industry Update

*We’ve put together the best waste industry news from January!*

Welcome back to Haul Good, your source for waste and recycling industry news and education with a focus on smart tech that moves the needle.

It’s the new year! What will 2023 hold for your organization? We’d love to hear from you!

Industry Updates

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Trying For An EPA Recycling Grant? Here’s How to Win

A free webinar offers tips for communities and organizations that want to apply for the EPA’s Solid Waste Infrastructure for Recycling or Consumer Recycling Education and Outreach grants. Read more.


Catch New Industry Docuseries by ISRI Online

The six-episode web series, “Jobs of Tomorrow,” focuses on different aspects of the technology and innovation driving the recycled materials industry forward. Read more.

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People Want Bigger Recycling Carts

A new study says 70 percent of consumers say they throw away cardboard boxes at the holidays because their recycling bins are full. Bigger bins may be the answer. Read more.

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Waste Industry Fatalities Dropped Significantly in 2021

Solid waste collectors had the seventh-deadliest job in the US in 2021, down from sixth place in 2020, according to data collected by the US Department of Labor Statistics. Read more.

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The Holiday Waste Wrap-Up - 2023/24

The Holiday Waste Wrap-Up – 2023/24

The Holiday Waste season is over, but its effects remain. Not only is waste a year-round issue, but the 25% increase of household waste is just coming back again next year.

Take the next step. Speak to one of our specialists to learn more about how you can:

Improve and advance your waste management operations

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Control costs and optimize fleets

Meet operational and safety demands

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