recycling

A bill under consideration in the Pa. House would make it easier to recycle electronic waste

BY: - October 30, 2023

State Rep. Lisa Borowski (D-Delaware) said her bill, House Bill 1607, aims to address the growing need for e-waste disposal, ease the financial impact on counties and local governments, and address the environmental concerns associated with e-waste. 

In Pgh., elected officials, environmental groups call for updates to Pa.’s recycling laws

BY: - May 27, 2022

'We know that Pa. has fallen behind on being the leader in waste recycling and reduction,' an advocate said.

It’s America Recycles Day in Pa. Here’s how you do it, by the numbers | The Numbers Racket

BY: - November 15, 2021

As of 2018, America generated 292.4 million tons of municipal solid waste -- or 4.9 pounds per person per day

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Recycling rates could rise significantly with this simple tweak | Opinion

BY: - September 29, 2019

Consumers are more likely to recycle waste after they see messages showing the products their trash might turn into down the line.