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HANCOCK — As the market for recyclables dries up, it’s become increasingly difficult to make money off glass bottles, aluminum cans and cardboard boxes. As a result, there’s one fewer recycling option in the county. Hancock-based nonprofit Coastal Recycling will be closing. Coastal Recycling, which serves five towns, will stop accepting waste material after April 27. Aware that much of...
CLOSE Larimer County plans to build five new facilities for trash between 2022 and 2024. Jacy Marmaduke, jmarmaduke@coloradoan.comLarimer County's plans for a new landfill, upgraded recycling center and four other facilities will change the way you deal with your trash and increase residential collection rates.How and by how much will be up to city...
By Ivett de las Mercedes One of Havana’s aluminum can collectors. HAVANA TIMES – Finding value in something that has passed its expiry date and has no more wear and tear is part of the recycling process in Cuba. There are different mechanisms to ensure this: raw material collectors are one of them. Ernesto Rodriguez de la O (67 years...
CLEMSON — The Clemson Tigers are national champions of college football, but Clemson fans and employees are national champions, too. Clemson fans tailgate outside Death Valley.Image Credit: Clemson University Relations For the second year in a row, Clemson University is the national champion in the 2018 GameDay Recycling Challenge. Fans and employees recycled 123,661 pounds of gameday refuse,...
By editor@springvillejournal.com | on January 19, 2019 Colleen Mahoney SPRINGVILLE—MRC Disposal is...
CLOSE Larimer County plans to build five new facilities for trash between 2022 and 2024. Jacy Marmaduke, jmarmaduke@coloradoan.comLarimer County leaders want policy changes to support plans for a new landfill and sites for recycling, food scraps, yard waste and construction debris. The county's solid waste department has saved about $41 million to...
Every year in the U.S. an increasing number of recreational fiberglass boats reach their end of life without a sustainable option for disposal.  Some will be crushed and buried in landfills, where they will persist for many years, while others may be abandoned by their owners on land or in coastal...
As a means of putting their plastic to good use, this university is offering bubble wrap to their students to help them de-stress. The ‘stress-relief packs’ are being handed out at Bristol University to help undergraduates fight exam nerves. The packets of bubble wrap come with instructions: “For immediate stress relief,...

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