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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.
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.
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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