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How Do Airlines Rank as Recyclers?

This article by Fast Company reveals that some airlines have progressed further on the issue of recycling than others. With recycling grades ranging from B- to F, find out if your favorite airline recycles and what you can do to encourage them to improve their grade.

“According to a report from Green America, most of the 881 million pounds of waste generated each year by airline passengers isn’t being recycled.” Green America asks, “if you are flying over the next year, whether domestically or internationally, please ask your flight attendant or check-in personnel about what will actually get recycled from the flight.” Then, complete a survey provided by Green America to use in a follow up report on the industry.

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