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NRC responds to negative commentary on recycling

The debate on whether recycling still has its place in our communities continues with the latest critique by William F. Shughart II in the December issue of The Tampa Tribune: Recycling makes greenies go gaga, but it’s a real burden for the rest of us.

Baltimore County’s CAF is a success!

We’ve all read the latest debates on the merits of recycling. But now we have evidence that recycling can actually turn out to be an economic success. This comes with the December announcement from Baltimore County that its single stream recycling sorting facility located in Cockeysville has turned a profit.

A Look Back to 2015 ...

Happy New Year! As we head into 2016, let’s take a look back at 2015 and celebrate our successes!

The Snowball Effect - A Somewhat More Robust Form of Recycling Enforcement

NWRA Releases Site Safety Best Practices

The National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) recently announced the release of a quick reference safety document on best practices for MRFs, landfills, and transfer stations.  The one page reference document titled Site Safety Best Practices for MRFs, Landfills & Transfer Stations lists 12 on-site recommendations to ensure a safe environment for all parties operating in or visiting these areas.