Medina county in Ohio hits mixed-waste processing crossroads

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By Bobby Elliott, Resource Recycling   Medina county is being pushed to depart from its long-established mixed-waste processing recycling system, after a report indicated the method was producing a recycling rate below 4 percent. Medina County is located southwest of Cleveland and just west of Akron.   Since 1993, Medina County has owned a […]

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Finding Top-Tier Electronics Recyclers – The R2 Standard


Until recently, municipalities, businesses and residents seeking recycling services for used electronic equipment had very few assurances that electronic scrap would be handled correctly by their chosen recycler. Aside from a recycler’s promise, how would consumers of electronics recycling services know claims of environmental and social responsibility were authentic? Large corporations would sometimes take on […]

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