Show Me Recycling Report 2013
The Missouri Recycling Association, in partnership with Solid Waste Management Districts,
the Department of Natural Resources Solid Waste Program, cities, towns and private businesses
are proud to present the information included in this book. The Show-Me Recycling project is
intended to increase awareness, support and participation in recycling programs across the state.
The Show-Me Recycling project highlights some of the recycling efforts already underway
in Missouri. Please take time to review these case studies that demonstrate the benefits of
recycling and the value that is placed on the programs by citizens throughout the state.
You will see how recycling expands Missouri’s economy, protects our environment and
strengthens our communities.
This industry has evolved because of the hard work and cooperation of dedicated and committed
citizens, businesses, organizations and governments across Missouri. MORA urges your
continued support for strong state-wide, city, county and solid waste district programs. They are
the essential base for an industry that is important to the Missouri economy and critical to the
Donna Utter, Board President
Missouri Recycling Association