Posts Tagged ‘recycling’

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    Pay-As-You-Throw

    Jan 19, 11 • 410 Views • No Comments

    Hearing Beethoven’s Fur Elise, a Taiwan resident knows the garbage truck is near. As described by a Washington Post writer, entire neighborhoods assemble with their garbage as the truck approaches. Called pay-as-you-throw (PAYT), through unit-pricing,......  [read more]

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    Recycling Garbage

    Feb 14, 10 • 465 Views • No Comments

    A recent article in SF Gate focused on Berkeley’s garbage problems. Because of Berkeley’s commitment to recycling, the revenue it receives from garbage collection has dropped precitously. Less garbage means more job and service cuts. If people......  [read more]