The recycling approach that the industry favors is any recycling program that results in contaminant-free recycled glass. This helps ensure that these materials are recycled into new glass containers. While curbside collection of glass recyclables can generate high participation and large amounts of recyclables, drop-off and commercial collection programs tend to yield higher quality recovered container glass.
Ted Talks: Great Pacific Garbage Patch
WIH Resource Group introduces Capt. Charles Moore of the Algalita Marine Research Foundation first discovered the Great Pacific Garbage Patch -- an endless floating waste of plastic trash. Now he's drawing attention to the growing, choking problem of plastic debris in our seas.
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Ted Talks: What I discovered in New York Trash
New York City residents produce 11,000 tons of garbage every day! This astonishing statistic is just one of the reasons Robin Nagle started a research project with the city's Department of Sanitation.
Making Industry More Sustainable with Bill Joy, Sun Microsystems Co-Founder
Bill Joy discusses sustainable business in this video interview. Joy co-founded Sun Microsystems and is a venture capitalist who invests in green technology. He says eco-friendly business and sustainable economics requires increased recycling, focus on local economy and advanced green technology.