American Recycler Joins Healthcare Plastics Recycling Council

As reported by the Healthcare Plastics Recycling Council (HPRC), Casella Waste Systems, Inc. has joined the organization.

“Casella is the largest recycler and most experienced fully integrated resource management company in the Northeastern United States, providing solid waste collection and disposal, transfer, recycling, and organics services to more than 900,000 residential, commercial, municipal, institutional, and industrial customers,” the information said. “Casella also provides professional resource management and consulting services to over 10,000 customer locations in over 40 states nationwide, including hospitals, medical manufacturers, medical packaging companies, life sciences, and pharmaceutical companies to customize resource management programs unique to the healthcare industry and their individual sustainability goals.”

HPRC is a private technical coalition of industry peers across healthcare, recycling, and waste management industries seeking to improve the recyclability of plastic products within healthcare. The organization is active across the United States and Europe, working with key stakeholders, identifying opportunities for collaboration, and participating in industry events and forums.

(Published in GLOBAL RECYCLING Magazine 3/2023, Page 12)