https://archive.epa.gov/epawaste/nonhaz/municipal/web/html/

Mar 29, 2016 ... Municipal Solid Waste (MSW)—more commonly known as trash or ... It includes information on MSW generation, recycling, and disposal.

https://www.dosomething.org/facts/11-facts-about-recycling

Over 75% of waste is recyclable, but we only recycle 30% of it.

https://www.rubiconglobal.com/blog-statistics-trash-recycling/

Nov 14, 2017 ... These 50 landfill facts on trash and recycling will prove the severity of the ... Recycling plastic saves twice as much energy as it takes to burn it.

https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2017/07/plastic-produced-recycling-waste-ocean-trash-debris-environment/

Dec 20, 2018 ... Billions of tons of plastic have been made over the past decades, and much of it is becoming trash and litter, finds the first analysis of the issue.

https://www.learner.org/exhibits/garbage/solidwaste.html

Solid Waste Industrial Waste Sewage Global Efforts Recycle Now Related Resources ... According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, many of the ...

https://www.utahrecycles.org/get-the-facts/

How much do Americans throw away? Americans represent 5% of the world's population, but generate 30% of the world's garbage. In the U.S. industry moves,  ...

https://www.planetaid.org/blog/recycling-rates-around-the-world

Sep 2, 2015 ... Americans recycle 34 percent of all the waste they create, according to the latest ... Many European countries have developed more successful ...

https://www.investors.com/politics/editorials/recycling-china-landfills-cost-waste-environment-global-warming/

5 days ago ... The New York Times recently reported that, unknown to most families who spend hours separating garbage into little recycling bins, much of ...

http://students.arch.utah.edu/courses/Arch4011/Recycling%20Facts1.pdf

Of the garbage Americans throw out, half could be recycled, which is enough to fill a ... There are many reasons to recycle, but the short list includes: • It saves ...

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/29/climate/recycling-landfills-plastic-papers.html

May 29, 2018 ... While some waste managers already send their recyclable materials ... like Rogue Disposal and Recycling, which serves much of Oregon, the ...