Publish Date: 2014Published 2014
Source-Separation and Mixed Waste Recycling Systems: A Comparative Analysis (Expanded Version)
The purpose of this report is to provide recycling managers with up-to-date technical and programmatic
information regarding residential source-separation and mixed-waste recycling systems.
The ultimate goal of both systems is to recover recyclables from municipal solid waste (MSW)
that meet the specifications of the secondary materials markets that will purchase the recovered
materials and/or products.