Yearly Archives: 2018

Jun 4

WasteZero Releases Report Analyzing the Impact of Pay-As-You-Throw Systems on Residential Trash in Southern Maine

Raleigh, N.C. – June 4, 2018 – WasteZero, the nation’s leader in helping cities and towns reduce residential trash, has released a report analyzing the impact of unit-based pricing (also known as pay-as-you-throw or PAYT) programs on residential trash.  The report contains head-to-head comparisons of municipalities that have PAYT programs and those who do not.  On…

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May 1

WasteZero Programs Top $1.5 Billion in Positive Financial Impact

Raleigh, NC – May 1, 2018 – WasteZero is pleased to report that its waste reduction programs have provided a cumulative net positive financial benefit of more than $1.5 billion to its partner communities. Since its founding in 1991, WasteZero has been developing, launching, and managing a range of waste reduction programs. Hundreds of cities…

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Mar 1

WasteZero Brings Curbside Textiles Recycling Program to More than One Million Households

Raleigh, NC – March 1, 2018 – Last year, WasteZero signed an agreement with Solon, OH-based Simple Recycling to offer curbside collection of used textiles and small household items to communities around the nation. Under this agreement, WasteZero represents the Simple Recycling program to communities across 46 states and supports public outreach regarding textiles recycling….

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