Returning Congress Expected To Weigh EPA Efforts On Municipal Recycling

September 10, 2019
When lawmakers return from their August recess, they appear likely to consider EPA efforts to bolster municipal recycling amid concerns over the impacts of China’s import restrictions on recyclable materials and calls from nearly four dozen House Democrats who are pressing EPA to develop a national strategy to aid domestic recycling programs. “There is increasing awareness among both Republicans and Democrats in Congress that municipal recycling programs face major challenges, and a growing appetite for congressional action,” a source with...

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