Alabama is recycling roughly 16 percent of the waste it generates, which is nearly double the rate from seven years ago.
SynTech Bioenergy is partnering with Waste Resource Technologies to help the company cut tip fees and create renewable energy.
The company has signed the Ellen MacArthur Foundation's New Plastics Economy Global Commitment to tackle plastics waste at the source.
The company is adding a new vice president, public affairs and director and sustainability positions to support growth.
The awards recognize public schools that have created outstanding programs in recycling, sustainability, gardening or cleanup.
Singapore has planned on reducing waste and enhancing its recycling efforts, but China’s National Sword could interrupt those plans.
Once the 2020 Olympics conclude, P&G’s intent is to recycle the podiums to create new packaging.
Episode 12: A conversation with Kristin Kinder, vice president of research and waste stream sustainability at Wastequip.