glass recycling http://ripr.org en Wednesday, March 20, 2013 http://ripr.org/post/wednesday-march-20-2013 <p>Most adults failed a mock NECAP test.&nbsp; Glass could be used as cover material at the state landfill under a proposed bill.&nbsp; These stories and more on the RIPR Morning News Podcast.</p><p>Do you have insight or expertise on this topic? Please email us, we'd like to hear from you.&nbsp; <a href="mailto:news@ripr.org?subject=Comment%20on%20Podcast%2020%20March%202013">news@ripr.org</a></p> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 14:39:11 +0000 Lydia Rogers 12245 at http://ripr.org Bill Would Allow State Landfill Use Glass as a Cover http://ripr.org/post/bill-would-allow-state-landfill-use-glass-cover <p>A bill introduced in the state Senate allows the Rhode Island Resource Recovery Corporation to once again use recycled glass as part of its daily cover material atop the landfill. The original amendment banned construction and demolition materials, including glass, for use as daily cover material at the landfill.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 12:34:54 +0000 Bradley Campbell 12235 at http://ripr.org Rep. Ucci knows better things can be done with recycled glass http://ripr.org/post/rep-ucci-knows-better-things-can-be-done-recycled-glass <p>Legislators will be working this session to correct an added amendment to a bill that caused all the glass recycling to be buried in the landfill. RIPR caught up with the lawmaker whose legislation needs fixing.<br> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 17:00:19 +0000 Bradley Campbell 9465 at http://ripr.org