- 7891 Jackson Road Ann Arbor, MI 48103
- Public drop-off hours:
- Monday - Friday 7:30 am to 3:15 pm
- Closed Saturdays and Sundays
Mission-Based Recyclers Denounce Plastics-to-Fuel Technologies as False Solutions, Urge Lawmakers to Focus on Three Policy Pillars to Address Plastic Pollution Crisis
[February 28th, 2022, Ann Arbor, MI]--The nonprofit zero waste recycler, Recycle Ann Arbor [RAA,] is revitalizing r
As a community-based non-profit, our focus is our zero waste mission. We prioritize the needs of the communities we serve over the needs of shareholders. It is our zero waste mission that drives our Material Recovery Facility (MRF.)
Our MRF positively impacts our environment, promotes our local economy, and provides a greater community benefit.
Our MRF is a hub for our region– providing much-needed services throughout Washtenaw County and helping move us toward a regional approach to recycling. As a hub for the greater community, we are fostering resilient and sustainable end markets for our materials.
Throughout 2021 we tracked the materials that we collected curbside, at our Drop Off Station, at our Recovery Yard and additional materials processed at our Material Recovery Facility. These materials totaled 15699 tons! We then used the EPAs WARM model to calculate the carbon emissions conserved. And the results are in, a big thanks to our community for reducing, reusing and recycling. Our efforts make an impact.