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Solid Waste Recycling and Processing, 2nd Edition by Marc J. Rogoff

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Preface

Marc J. Rogoff

Tampa, FL, USA

This revision of the book builds on major changes that have occurred in the recycling industry over the past 20 years. For example, most states have implemented mandatory recycling goals and many are well into their third and fourth phase to raise their initial goals, some exceeding 75% recycling, and a few regions even have made a goal of “zero waste.”

Furthermore, the formal recycling of construction and demolition debris has matured in many regions with some companies operating multiple, semi-automated sorting facilities that are as sophisticated as any solid waste facility. The introduction of alternative waste conversion facilities not only in the United States, but globally, has called for stepped-up ...

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