TITLE

Variable rates boosts city's recycling

AUTHOR(S)
Gordon, Susie
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
World Wastes;Dec97, Vol. 40 Issue 12, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the refuse disposal system established by the city of Fort Collins, Colorado. Automatic recycling services for residents; Pay-as-you-throw (PAYT) collection system; Goals adopted by the city government in 1994; Concern with potential negative reactions to PAYT; Community acceptance of the program.
ACCESSION #
74668

 

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