Landfill Usage Amid Pandemic

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Heard On The Morning Show
machinery drives over a landfill heap
Alan Levine (CC-BY)

The Solid Waste Association of North America says U.S. cities saw a 20 percent average increase in waste and recycling from March to April of this year. We learn how the pandemic is affecting waste rates in Wisconsin, and our guests explain what that means for landfill and sanitation workers.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Courtney Everett Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Brad Wolbert Guest
  • John Welch Guest