Turn It Around

Fried, Rona
September 2008
E: The Environmental Magazine;Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p46
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.


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