‘We can’t afford to have the money’: The waste industry in Southern California

A new survey by recycling company Valley Recycling reveals that recycling is a growing issue in the region, especially in the Los Angeles basin.The survey found that a majority of Southern California residents (65%) said they do not recycle, and an overwhelming majority (80%) said recycling is too expensive.In fact, according to the survey, only 13% of Southern Californians recycle […]

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Calgary recycling program: ‘I’d like to see them recycle everything’

Calgary, Alberta – A new recycling program in Calgary is promising to help people recycle their iPhones, iPads and laptops without having to deal with any more paperwork.Calgary’s iPhone recycling program was unveiled Monday, and it promises to save customers money and improve the environment.The city has the most smartphone recycling programs in the country, and the new program is […]

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The Lad’s new vase is a ‘great piece of art’

A vase from the early 1900s is about to become a national treasure.The Lad Library in Indiana has opened its first ever vase museum, and it’s a great piece of work.“We wanted to do something that was more meaningful,” says Jodi Echols, the library’s director of collections.The vase was created by William H. Hockett, a local artist and collector.It was […]

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Indiana officials: We have ‘zero tolerance’ for waste on roads

INDEPENDENCE, Ind.— Indiana officials said Tuesday they have zero tolerance for waste that ends up on roads.“The State of Indiana does not tolerate littering, garbage dumping, and other littering in the state’s roads,” a statement from Gov.Mike Pence said.“We take this issue very seriously and will not tolerate any illegal activity on our roads.Indiana law prohibits all littering and dumping […]

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How to recycle aluminum in a compost bin

Posted October 10, 2018 10:23:24A compost bin is a container for your recyclables.In Australia, you can get rid of your recycles and recycle them in a recycling bin, and this is a good way to reduce your carbon footprint and get rid off your garbage.Here’s how to do it.The recycling rate in Australia is much lower than in the US.If […]

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Which Baltimore City recycling bins are you using?

BALTIMORE, Maryland – “I can’t get rid of the smell,” said Joanne K. Smith, a retiree living in the suburbs of Baltimore, which recycles a third of its household items, and has been one of the city’s leaders in recycling.“We need a lot of help to get it back to normal.”Smith has been recycling her old tires and old clothing […]

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