The Violent Afterlife of a Recycled Plastic Bottle

December 4th 2015 - Most of us do not think much about recycling. We might clean bottles and jars, crush cartons and break down boxes. We might sort these items into their designated bins or bags, but once we lose sight of the recyclables, the rest of the process is an abstraction. Read More

Massachusetts' proposed recycling fund may backfire: report

November 11th, 2015 - The Container Recycling Institute has released a report that opposes HB 646 and HB 2880, which are two proposed bill aimed to abandon Massachusetts' bottle deposit program and replace it with a $110 million recycling and litter fund. Read More

Consumer Protection Group Target Dasani's 'Misleading' Label

October 29th, 2015 - When Aquafina admitted it was just tap water because it came from a Public Water Source, the company took a big step toward getting wary consumers to understand they’re paying a high premium for a dressed-up version of the same water that makes its way to the tap. Read More

Client Spotlight: Container Recycling Institute

We recently spoke with Fatemeh Bagheri, Membership & Programs Manager of the Container Recycling Institute, and asked her some questions about and how they have grown their organization by using Salsa.  Read More

Experts recap rise of glass-processing effort

October 27th, 2015 - The creation of a major glass-processing program in the nation's heartland started with a frank conversation at a beer tasting. Now it's arguably the most successful venture of its kind. Read More