Consumer
Recycling News

Despite the popularity of curbside programs, many consumers don’t know the fundamentals of recycling: single-stream vs. multi-stream, the “three Rs” of waste management, or even which items can and cannot be recovered. Click here for more information on the basics of consumer recycling.

  • Posted July 9, 2024

Fast Fashion Recycling

Fast fashion brands need help recycling clothes, highlighting environmental challenges in textile waste management.

Commercial/Industrial
Recycling News

Many commercial and industrial by-products—from coal combustion residuals to foundry slag to manufacturing scrap—have economic and environmental value that can and should be harnessed via their collection and reuse. Click here to learn about commercial and industrial reclamation efforts.

  • Posted June 25, 2024

Fly Ash in Concrete

The “Cool Down Report” done by @RMIT, shows engineers/scientists have successfully replaced 80% of cement in concrete with fly ash. 
  • Posted June 10, 2024

Populus

A Hotel Located in Denver, Colorado; Populus is the first carbon-positive hotel in the U.S., 33-34% fly ash was used in place of cement. 

Renewable Technology
Recycling News

Solar panels, wind turbines, electric vehicles—all commonly touted for delivering “clean” power with little environmental impact—contain toxic and/or economically valuable materials that should be disposed of or recovered after the product’s life. Click here to discover more about renewable technologies recycling.