Flexible packaging project names sorting partner

MRFF has found a MRF. The Materials Recovery for the Future (MRFF) project will partner with a Pennsylvania sorting facility to generate bales of flexible plastic packaging (FPP). The materials recovery facility (MRF), which is owned by J.P. Mascaro and … Continue...

China adds another hurdle for exporters

New pre-shipment inspection requirements for loads of scrap material bound for China are scheduled to begin this week, and one exporter says the change is going to be a costly disruption. In the past, an inspector from China Certification and … Continue Reading→ The...

Data expert ranks recycling metrics

Opinions vary widely on the best tactic to record a program’s diversion progress. An expert recommends returning to the basics with a relatively simple calculation that shows areas for improvement. Lisa Skumatz, an economist and principal of Skumatz Economic Research...