Perspectives Blog

Garbage in, less garbage out

Paul DiGiacomo, Senior Analyst | May 9, 2013

Americans are generating more waste than ever, but a greater proportion is being recycled. Recycling business is profitable, but sales depend on commodity prices and revenue is less predictable. Traditional landfill waste companies may see slower growth as recycling continues to expand. Oh, I love trash! Anything dirty or dingy or dusty Anything ragged or rotten or rusty Yes, I love trash! Oscar the Grouch’s signature song underscores our unpa…