Thursday, July 31, 2008

Houston Resists Recycling, and Independent Streak Is Cited

posted by Free Press Houston @ 12:18 PM


HOUSTON — While most large American cities have started ambitious recycling programs that have sharply reduced the amount of trash bound for landfills, Houston has not.
The city’s shimmering skyline may wear the label of the world’s energy capital, but deep in Houston’s Dumpsters lies a less glamorous superlative: It is the worst recycler among the United States’ 30 largest cities. READ MORE

1 Comments:

At August 3, 2008 at 7:14 AM , Anonymous Shelby said...

Yeah tell me about it. Can't recycle glass either because it's not on the City of Houston's approved recyclables list. Also the recycling bin they provide is small and pick up is only once every two weeks, and sometimes once a month.

 

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