Ecocycle continues to invest in mercury waste

Importantly, the Minamata convention became a reality in Australia last year for mercury waste.  This convention was the result of the historical problems caused by the mercury poisoning of Japanese fisherman, who suffered neurological problems.  Mercury and other chemicals were released into the sea near their fishing grounds. Arguably the most toxic chemical to humans, […]

Recycling Safety a Priority at Ecocycle

US Federal data on recycling safety, shows the injury rate in the waste and recycling industry fell in 2021, reaching its lowest point since 2006.  US Labor Statistics  reveal that the injury and illness rate  fell from 3.4 incidents per 100 full-time employees, to 2.2 incidents in 2021.  Industry commentators feel these numbers reflect an […]