Clamshells are single-use plastic packaging, and while they are technically recyclable, few are recycled in the U.S., reports National Geographic.
Tony Radoszewski, a plastics industry veteran with nearly 40 years of experience, joins the association after serving as the president of PPI.
The companies will combine resources to help growers, packers and retailers increase visibility into produce shelf life and reduce food waste.
The company announced its dumpster cameras can now identify garbage bags, tanglers, propane tanks and more.
Under the contract, the city will receive 100 percent of the benefits of ECRRA’s ownership of the 500-ton-per-day Lisbon facility.
The final part of a two-part series breaks down the efforts some states are making, as well as steps being taken to manage this chemical waste flow.
Part one of a two-part series looks at the health and environmental implications of PFAS, as well as the lack of research and federal regulation around these chemicals.
The pellets, which are considered toxic, resemble tiny fish eggs or beads and were strewn in clusters along a beach in Charleston.
Businesses that produce more than a ton of trash per week must be compliant by January 1, 2020.
Several universities are turning toward technology to help them reduce the amount of food waste they generate.