Recycling advocates push Coloradans to reduce waste and want more than 3 of the state’s 10 largest cities to offer curbside recycling
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
“This just does not happen”: A Garden of the Gods garbage heap is revealing big clues about the founder of Colorado SpringsBy Jesse Paul Coloradans 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
The state has 190 closed landfills and produces increasingly more waste each year. We’re not out of room, but that’s not the point.
Rural southeast Colorado loved its landfills. After a health department deal, some will finally close
Rooted in small-town independence, the operations were a low priority for understaffed health inspectors. Faced with new concerns about groundwater, four of five will shut down in Baca County alone.