How much of our waste is currently recycled?

Answer In 2008, approximately 250 million tons of waste was produced in the United States, and roughly 83 million tons of that waste was recycled, according to the Environment Protection Agency (EPA). Th... Read More »

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Car Products Made From Waste or Recycled Products?

Today's vehicles are around 95 percent recyclable, which means that the car you are driving today will eventually be a part of many other products in the future. Unfortunately, the percentage of re... Read More »

How to Ethically Recycle Electronic Waste ( e-Waste)?

Typical e-waste disposal is to third-world countries where there is no procedural oversight, few (if any) laws about disposal and as a result the lands and waters are defiled and poisoned as are th... Read More »

What is the difference between hazardous waste&solid waste?

Solid wastes and hazardous wastes differ in their components, as well as how they affect human health or the environment. Solid waste includes domestic and household trash, whereas hazardous waste... Read More »