Experts weigh in on what the members of the waste and recycling industry are keeping a close eye on and what possible changes could affect the industry.

After several weeks spent considering a handful of candidates, President-elect Donald Trump has chosen Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt as his nominee to head the Environmental Protection Agency.

Pruitt has served as the Oklahoma attorney general since 2010. During his time in office, he has sued the EPA several times in an attempt to overturn federal regulations on coal, fracking and other fossil-fuel industries…

The Future of the EPA

Pruitt is now heading the EPA, and while we can expect to see changes to various legislations and regulations in the future, the changes may not come as quickly as the administration is projecting.

Written by Yvonne Manders