In My Opinion: A business case for deposit return

In an effort to reduce litter and increase recycling, more and more jurisdictions are turning to deposit return systems for the recovery of beverage containers. These systems require consumers to pay a small deposit at the point of purchase, and … Continue Reading→...

This e-scrap bankruptcy has a twist

ECS Refining, one of the nation’s largest e-scrap processors, field for Chapter 11 bankruptcy last week. But the move appears to be driven more by an ownership struggle than bottom line issues. Santa Clara, Calif.-based ECS, which operates electronics recycling …...