Dear Ashby: Can Plastic Film or Bags be Recycled Like Other Plastics?

  Welcome to the second edition of Dear Ashby, a series of blog posts designed to answer some of the most frequently ask questions (FAQs)…

Dear Ashby: What’s the Deal with OCC Recycling?

  Working in waste reduction and recycling, we receive many frequently asked questions (FAQs) about waste stream management, from customers ranging in size from small…

How to Reduce & Recycle Plastic Waste at Your Business

  Every business--no, scratch that, every person--is guilty of causing a lot of plastic waste. Single-use plastic waste is projected to keep increasing over the…

The Ultimate Glossary of Waste & Recycling Terms

There’s no denying it; we’re waste nerds here at Rubicon. In fact, it’s not uncommon to walk about our halls and hear people casually throwing…

B Corps: 6 Reasons to Become One and Make a Global Difference

Modern business is arguably being driven more and more by a new breed of leader - and these leaders are reshaping the world as we…

Rules of Recycling: A Few Changes You Need to Know in 2018

One of the most common things I see the average person confused about in our industry is the rules around recycling. That's because they’re not…