Aspirational recycling: what can’t be recycled

Aspirational recycling sends junk to the landfill indirectly through the recycling center. What should never be put in your recycling container?

recycling process, Bowling Green, Ohio

The recycling process: what happens to recycling?

The recycling process isn’t finished after the truck hauls your contribution away. It needs to be sorted and sold. Learn what really happens to recycling.

How to recycle in the current recycling crisis

We have a recycling crisis in America, and it’s partly because we don’t know how to recycle. Will the crisis finally forcing us to learn to do it right?