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Waste Reduction & Recycling Information

Business Guide for Reducing Solid Waste [.pdf (82 pp, 50MB)] Provides information on how your business can reduce solid waste.

How to Start or Expand a Recycling Collection Program [.pdf (4 pp, 60K)] Provides basic information on establishing recycling collection programs in any setting, with a focus on collection in offices. Discusses identifying, collecting and storing recyclable materials, as well as starting a collection program”, finding a market, selling collected materials, and monitoring and evaluating success.

Recycling Means Business [.pdf (20 pp, 1.7MB)] Discusses barriers that must be addressed in shifting to an environmentally responsible manufacturing economy that conserves natural resources, energy, and disposal capacity.