10 May '13, 6pm

Model Recycling Program Means Jobs and a Cleaner Environment @WASTE_ZERO @_Recology

The city of San Francisco is now keeping 80 percent of its solid waste out of landfills, a statistic that leads the nation and a record that is attracting visits by officials from across the U.S. and around the world to consider the possibilities. San Francisco-based Recology , which manages municipal disposal processes and services that span the needs of urban, suburban and rural communities, processes approximately 750 tons of recycled items per day at a factory-like facility in San Francisco that sorts and bales them into 16 commodities, returning them to commerce and keeping them out of landfills. In addition, since 1996, Recology has developed a large-scale composting program that takes 650 tons per day of organic matter and turns it into compost that goes to farms, orchards, vineyards and landscaping businesses. Creating Jobs The San Francisco model also shows that i...

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