The $6.3 million facility will be able to process cardboard, paper and plastic all together, and glass will be crushed into two different types of material.
The Japanese government announced that it plans to extend subsidies to waste collected by fishing vessels.
The certifications include extensive audits and provide transparency for companies and organizations looking to control their environmental impact.
Episode 19: A conversation with Steve Menoff, senior vice president of Civil & Environmental Consultants.
In an effort to keep waste from entering the oceans, Australia’s prime minister is developing a timeline to ban exports of recycled waste.
Each compost site is permitted to take up to 156,000 tons of organics per year.
"A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything, and the value of nothing."—Oscar Wilde
The image on Patagonia’s website was of a cyclist hanging onto the back of a moving collection truck on the streets of New York City.