In 2014, 89 million tons of Municipal Solid Waste was recycled and composted nationally. Annually, this eliminated more than 181 million metric tons of CO2 equivalent emissions reduced which is comparable to removing the annual emissions from over 38 million passenger vehicles. (US EPA)
The average person creates over 4 pounds of trash every day and about 1.5 tons of solid waste per year (Busch Systems)
Congress needs to remove language undermining nation's environmental laws and fully fund conservation titleRead More
Tell your members of Congress to save America's vulnerable wildlife by supporting the Recovering America's Wildlife Act.Read More
Senate defeats bill that would weaken protections against aquatic invasive speciesRead More
Learn about the picky pollinators that buzz over our public lands.Read More
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