Their business model -- reusable containers carried away from the front porch -- could help the world’s plastic problem
Colorado trash companies invest millions to speed up recycling. Now they just need more people to recycle.By Tamara Chuang Environment Primary category in which blog post is published
Recycling can be a hard sell in rural Colorado. That hasn’t discouraged a resourceful nonprofit effort in tiny Swink.
Clean Valley Recycling started small, but now serves three towns with curbside service and collects everything from books to building materials — all from an old sugar plant