TITLE

Turn It Around

AUTHOR(S)
Fried, Rona
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
E: The Environmental Magazine;Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the environmental and economic impact of the recycling industry. It states that with the introduction of corporate environmental responsibility, businesses have relied on recycling to lower energy costs, conserve raw materials, minimize waste streams and reduce pollutions. Around 40 publicly traded recycling firms and thousands of privately held firms are operating worldwide. According to Matt Patsky, managing partner for Winslow Green mutual funds, the recycling industry offers an important hedge against the tough market especially the metals recyclers.
ACCESSION #
34220245

 

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