Waste and Recycling Industry Surveys and Statistics

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Waste and Recycling Industry Surveys and Statistics

The National Waste & Recycling Association interprets national statistics and data compiled and also works with Harris Interactive's esteemed national pollling operation to commission surveys, collecting new data on America's garbage, recycling and composting habits.

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American Recycling Habits Have Room for Improvement, National Waste & Recycling Association Survey Finds
A Harris survey commissioned by the National Waste & Recycling Association found that curbside recycling is available to more than half of American adults, but the public could benefit from additional education on what can be recycled.
Apr 21, 2014 2:15 PM ET
National Waste & Recycling Association Survey Finds Most Americans Would Compost if It Was More Convenient in Their Community
WASHINGTON, January 8, 2014 /3BL Media/ - New survey data suggests that Americans would be open to composting in their homes if it were more convenient. However, the same national survey found that they don’t want to pay additional fees or taxes to support such services. While 72 percent of Americans do not compost their food waste, 67 percent of these non-composters would be willing to...
Jan 8, 2014 2:30 PM ET
National Waste & Recycling Association Survey Finds Most Americans are Proud to Recycle — When They Can
A Harris survey commissioned by the National Waste & Recycling Association found that Americans have an affinity for recycling but need expanded options to make the practice a no-brainer. The survey executive summary is attached.
Nov 14, 2013 3:10 PM ET

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