Waste has a huge impact on our health and the environment. Together, we can make smarter decisions about how we collect, manage, and reuse the resources found in waste.
What happens with trash in New York City?
Why do we see green?
What we throw away has value.
Waste is a resource that is often ignored.
When we capture recyclable materials found in waste, we reduce our dependency on primary resources for production.
There’s a much better way
The solutions already exist. We just need to implement them.
To build a sustainable future, we need to optimize waste management, sort as many recyclable materials as possible, and introduce recycled content into products. Only then can we create a thriving economy with circularity built in.
Resource Fact # 1
At least 50% of emissions responsible for climate change are embodied in the things we use and consume.
Resource Fact # 2
Only 2% of the planet’s annual plastic production is reused for the same or similar products.
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