Stay in the Know - Subscribe to Our Newsletters
Join a network of more than 90,000 waste and recycling industry professionals. Get the latest news and insights straight to your inbox. Free.
January 26, 2006
Michigan legislators are proposing a new refuse disposal fee on haulers to discourage the influx of trash from out-of-state landfills. According to an article in the Detroit Free Press, the $7.50-per-ton fee, which supporters say would raise $170 million per year, would fund local recycling programs. If approved by both the House and Senate, the fee would be placed before voters in November.
You May Also Like