Trump’s proposed budget would cut the EPA’s Superfund program, tasked with cleaning up hazardous waste sites, by 10 percent.
The decrease, driven by repercussions from China’s National Sword policy, is the largest decline in U.S. export shipments.
Following a House Appropriations Subcommittee meeting, NWRA is urging Congress to pass "responsible" recycling legislation.
ISRI released updates from China on tariff cuts, solid waste import quotas and the impact coronavirus has had on supply chains.
The law was signed last April by Gov. Andrew Cuomo and will affect all retailers across the state.
The bill requires large food waste generators to separate and recycle food waste and amends the definition of “Class I renewable energy.”