Sandra Wärenhed | 2023-07-25

Are you curious about what happens to the recyclables we put in our curbside bins or drop off at recycling centers?

This Waste 360 article provides an insightful overview of the journey of our recyclables, from collection to sorting, processing, and market demand.

According to the article, the United States generates over 260 million tons of waste annually, with about a third being recycled or composted. While recycling can help conserve natural resources and reduce landfill space, it also faces challenges such as contamination, market fluctuations, and policy changes.