ISRI applauds the progress made on USMCA, saying it supports more than 160,000 U.S. recycling industry jobs dependent on trade.
Slager discusses the rise of e-commerce and the domestic cardboard crisis with CNBC’s “The Exchange.”
Returnity Innovations intends to replace more than 6 million cardboard boxes and poly mailer bags with reusable packaging in 2019 and 10 million-plus in 2020.
According to the companies, the partnership paves the way for closed loop recycling to keep polystyrene out of landfills.
The latest study from Illinois Public Interest Research Group addresses recycling problems and potential solutions statewide.
The county started its program in 2016 but ended up canceling it because it has had difficulty finding an end market vendor.
In addition, the Lexington Recycling Center will temporarily close its doors in January to upgrade equipment.