by Ananda Lee Tan, Gary Liss and Matt LeonardResource Recycling

Community recycling efforts around the country are getting burned by incineration. Despite financial numbers that don’t add up, why is incineration of solid waste – and recoverable materials – for energy recovery on the rise? What policies and incentives need to change to turn down the heat?

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