Is the U.S. ready to shift its solid waste paradigm to reach the new national recycling goal of 50% by 2030?
In Waste Today, Paige Davis (GBB Consultant II) talks about the importance of pivoting towards a more sustainable and localized solid waste system by integrating circular economy and zero-waste management principles
She discusses the EPA’s National Recycling Strategy that calls for significant investments in local government educational outreach programs and solid waste infrastructure. She also encourages local government leaders to holistically evaluate their current systems to see what can be done to expand infrastructure by partnering with public and private entities.
Read the article on Waste Today’s website: Reshaping the US Solid Waste Paradigm in the Era of Infrastructure Legislation