Environmental Benefits Equivalent for Avoided Energy Costs

Meg Rowe Salem January 12, 2012 01:33 PM
Hello All, We are a not-for-profit recycling processor (among other business enterprises) and provide an annual letter to our recycling customers to quantify the environmental b…

Bringing in Waste Bins

Stephen Psallidas Newcastle upon Tyne December 11, 2011 06:35 PM
I am an elected councillor in Newcastle, UK. We have a system where 2 good-sized 'wheeled' bins are provided to each household - one for their recycling, and one for their 'resid…

Recycling in Public Parks

Renee Van Siclen Minneapolis November 22, 2011 10:53 AM
Hello, I work with the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board, and I am interested in connecting with employees from other park districts who are developing public recycling pro…

Apartment Setting Recycling

Bill Miller Dover October 04, 2011 09:11 AM
Can anyone point to results that support the act of providing recycling containers to each dwelling in support of apartment or multi-family recycling? In other words, providing…

Making Recycling Easier in the Caribbean!

Serena Broska Concord September 22, 2011 12:30 PM
Keep Vieques Beautiful! is making great strides with enhancements to Caribbean recycling and integrated solid waste management....however we am only 2 people strong. We need dili…

Increasing Recycling Rates at Institutions (hospitals, colleges)

Janice Henderson Boston August 08, 2011 03:14 PM
Institutions I work with are changing to single stream recycling (glass, cans, plastic and paper) from dual stream. They have the logistics covered. I am looking for best practi…

Examples of Community Recycling Projects

Karen Mitchell Kendal July 18, 2011 04:09 AM
I'm hoping to secure some funding to enable me to travel to visit projects where local communities have taken on municipal waste management services from the local authority. Here…

Best Colour for Recycling Bins

Aynsley Toews College Park June 24, 2011 10:45 AM
I am curious to hear thoughts on the "standard" colour of recycling bins or a colour we most commonly associate with recycling bins in North America. We are trying to standardize…

3Rs.ca -- new recycling web portal

Ruben Anderson Victoria June 14, 2011 07:01 PM
Does the URL to your recycling resource look something like: http://www.yourcitynamehere/engineeringservices/solidwasteandrecycling/blueboxschedule.htm ? Do you see lots of com…

Multi family recycling report

Ruben Anderson Victoria May 04, 2011 06:46 PM
Here is the report from Phase One of our multi-family recycling pilot. Cheers, Ruben. Ruben Anderson Communications Specialist Metro Vancouver Canada
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