Mojave Desert & Mountan Recycling Authority

Study: US a major generator of plastics pollution

Despite having a robust plastics collection infrastructure, the U.S. is one of the largest contributors to ocean plastics worldwide, according to new findings from well-known plastic waste researchers. The journal Science Advances on Oct.30 published “The United States’ contribution of

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France will assign devices a repair rating

Looking to extend the lifetime of electronics, French officials plan to introduce a rating system that communicates repairability and durability to consumers. U.K. trade publication Circular reported that the French government will begin phasing in the compulsory rating system on

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A New Movement: Design-for-Recycling

The business of recycling is complicated. Complex packaging that incorporates multiple materials is problematic for recyclers.  Many packages incorporate multiple materials like the full body, shrink-to-fit plastic labels on beer Read More…

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