Successful recycling strategies begin with convenience

November 20th, 2012- Twin Cities - Innovation can boost recycling rates -- and a little blue bag is proving it.  Read More


Alcoa, Novelis say aluminum recycling joint venture split is good for both

November 19th, 2012 - In late August, Alcoa Inc. took full control of Evermore Recycling LLC, a company formed nearly three years ago in a joint venture between Alcoa and fellow aluminum recycler Novelis Inc.  Read More

Thursday is America Recycles Day

November 13th, 2012 - MANITOWOC — Manitowoc County produces about 38,000 tons of waste annually, according to Jon Reisenbuechler, operations manager of the Manitowoc County Recycling Center.  Read More

Recycling advocate Franklin killed in traffic accident - WASTE & RECYCLING NEWS

October 16th, 2012 - Pat Franklin, founder of the Container Recycling Institute, has died.  According to an email from lifelong friend and the former CRI research director Jenny Gitlitz, Franklin died Sunday, a day after she was struck by a pickup truck while crossing the street near a farmer's market in Oakland.  Read More

Container Recycling Institute Founder Pat Franklin Dies - Allan Geriat

October 14th, 2012  - California - Pat Franklin, founder of the Container Recycling Institute (CRI), died Oct. 14 from an auto accident.  Read More