West Michigan disposes of material totaling $56 million in potential economic value in landfills and through waste-to-energy. These materials include corrugated cardboard, food scraps & other organic material, and construction & demolition waste. This material has potential employment value of 370 jobs.
Please join us in pledging to change the way we manage trash in West Michigan and make personal commitments to 1) learn about what’s recyclable 2) recycle only the right things and 3) share what you know with your friends and family. www.imaginetrash.org