Recycling is a series of activities that includes collecting recyclable materials that would otherwise be considered waste, sorting and processing recyclables into raw materials, and manufacturing raw materials into new products. For recycling to work, everyone has to participate in each phase of the loop. From government and industry, to organizations, small businesses, and people at home, every American can make recycling a part of their daily routine.
Below are some ways businesses, local governments, and citizens can get involved:
Waste Reduction Guide - Created by the Livingston County Solid Waste Program, this publication contains a plethora of information for businesses and residents looking to reduce, reuse and recycle.