Not only does recycling improve the environment, but also improves the economy. ISRI produced a video that showcases the many economic benefits of the recycling industry. The recycling industry yields over 100,000 jobs and over $10 billion in wages. Along with yielding serious job growth, the recycling industry has produced over $100 billion in economic activity.
To see more stats about the recycling industry’s impact on our economy, watch the video created by ISRI below.