Mark Neitzey of Van Dyk Recycling Solutions discusses some recycling industry trends and solutions, as well as what the company will be showcasing at its booth.
According to data analysis by Resource Recycling, China imported its lowest monthly volume of U.S. recovered fiber since July 2003.
DSNY is backing a New York City Council proposal to charge a 5-cent fee for carryout paper bags.
During a recent press conference, China’s Ministry of Ecology and Environment announced it will not loosen its policy and restrictions on the imports of solid waste.
These products are taking their toll on landfills, with few MRFs equipped to manage them, even though they contain desired, quality fiber.
The upgrade will enable the facility to more efficiently sort materials from contamination and increase processing capabilities.
Diplomat made the switch to boxes lined with a 100 percent recyclable material harvested mainly from trees and vegetables.