Messing up Texas could soon cost you time in addition to a fine 5/24/17
The Houston Chronicle - Starting Sept. 1, the famous anti-littering slogan "Don't Mess With Texas" will pack a new punch.
New state bill could make people who litter do community service 5/21/17
KWTX-TV News 10 - Texas lawmakers are considering a bill that could cut down on littering.
A global disgrace and how the rest of world cleans up 2/8/17
Scottish Daily Mail - As the global demand for bottled water has soared, countries have responded to the potential for an environmental disaster caused by a sea of plastic. Bottle deposit schemes are one of the most popular green initiatives adopted by governments across the globe.
The vending machines that reward you for recycling 12/27/16
The Age - Anyone old enough might remember the cash-for-cans scheme that provided pocket money to Victorian kids in the 1980s until it was scrapped. Now one Melbourne council is tapping into that spirit by installing vending machines that dispense vouchers, competition entries or charity donations when people insert aluminium cans and plastic bottles to be recycled.
My Biz: Job inspired Cedar Rapids bottle, can redemption center 11/2/16
The Gazette - “The distributors are the ones who collect the nickel, so the process really goes full circle from them to the retailer to the consumer, to us, then back to the distributor,” Willard explained, pointing out the piles of cans from Budweiser, Coca-Cola and other beverage makers.