EPA


EPA study finds electronics recycling standards are well-implemented

EPA study finds electronics recycling standards are well-implemented The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released a study assessing the implementation of e-Stewards and Responsible Recycling Standard for Electronics Recyclers (R2), the two third-party certification programs for electronic scrap recyclers in the United States. The study found that the certification standards are being implemented by auditors with thorough […]


EPA indicates landfill cover is not CRT recycling

The federal EPA has clarified its regulatory stance on whether leaded glass destined for tile manufacturing or landfill cover should be considered recycling. In separate letters dated Sept. 10 and uploaded onto the agency’s website, Barnes Johnson, the director of the Office of Resource Conservation and Recovery, addresses the use of CRT […]