BHS says the facility is the largest in the Middle East, processing in excess of 500,000 tonnes of MSW annually.
The upgraded system can produce a quality fiber good enough to sell to China.
Waste360 talked with Sangiacomo about how Recology is helping the city of San Francisco reach its zero waste goals and the challenges he’s faced throughout his career.
The injury rate fell to 4.0 per 100 full time workers, down from 4.5 in 2015 and 5.1 in 2014.
Haulers and governments work to adjust to China's mandates on some kinds of recyclables.
The state of Wisconsin estimates at least 121,000 tons of available glass in the recycling stream annually.
The upgrade boosts the facility’s capacity by almost 30 percent from 35 tons per hour to 45 tons per hour.