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Bailed aluminum cans
Bottle Bills are a Drag on Recycling
May 14, 2020
Recycling

If you live in a bottle bill state and you have curbside recycling service, did you know you are paying twice for recycling?

Casella truck
Happy Earth Day

April 22 is Earth Day. We hope you will plant a garden, pick up litter, support local farms, compost your food scraps, Recycle Better™, and go for a nice long hike.

Six Tips
Six Tips For Sidekicks

Frontline workers in the waste and recycling industry are essential to ensuring the health and safety of our communities.

MRF
Truly Sustainable Recycling

In the wake of declining commodity values, there have been a lot of rumors flying around about recycling.

Considering package design for product purchase
Zero Waste Does Not Mean Zero Landfill

A simplistic zero landfill strategy will not lead to zero waste.

bottle bill
An Expanded Bottle Bill

An Expanded Bottle Bill: Another Threat to Recycling

Battery
Batteries Can Cause Deadly Fires

Lithium-ion batteries are everywhere. You’ll find them all around your house: in cell phones, laptops, power tools, and...

Recycling Tangled in Equipment
Building A Sustainable Approach to Recycling
January 9, 2019
Recycling

There is a crisis in recycling. It affects not just the recycling industry, but local governments, policymakers, manufacturers, and citizens – all of whom have a role to play in addressing these challenges, and sustaining the environmental...