TITLE

EPA's Solid Waste Data Demonstrates America's Evolving Waste Stream

PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Solid Waste Report;3/14/2014, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers an overview of a report from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on municipal waste generation and recycling rates which shows a continual decline in per capita waste generation and an evolving waste stream. Comment from National Waste and Recycling Association President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Sharon H. Kneiss on packaging recycling is stated. Other findings in the report regarding population growth, waste disposal and packaging trash are outlined.
ACCESSION #
94968605

 

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