19 Nov '11, 4pm

Cleveland Indians Hit a Home Run with Waste-Slashing Program

Cleveland Indians Hit a Home Run with Waste-Slashing Program

All households and businesses generate waste -- and large facilities can produce thousands of tons of trash each year. Waste generation in the United States, including all industrial wastes and municipal solid waste (MSW), totals more than 14 billion tons annually. Unfortunately, the production and management of all that waste directly contributes to global climate disruption , as well as other serious environmental issues, including water pollution, air pollution and harming wildlife habitats. Only 82 million tons (about 32 percent) of MSW were recycled in 2009, according to the U.S. EPA's biennial report (PDF), yet this alone cut GHG emissions by 178 million metric tons, the equivalent of removing 33 million passenger cars from the road for an entire year. Despite the many benefits of waste prevention, recycling and composting -- protecting biodiversity, saving energy, w...

Full article: http://www.greenbiz.com/blog/2011/11/19/cleveland-indians...

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