The Art of Recycling

Remember the 70s when recycling was in its infancy and the “blue bin” made its first appearance on our street corners? Since then, U.S. population has increased by approximately 30% and consumption has almost doubled per capita. The United States consumers five times more than the rest of the world, resulting in five times more waste. Recycling helps us to solve the growing problem of waste but the problem exists on our street corners where there are not always options to recycle. Join listeners as Main Street Great Barrington becomes a national model in the art of recycling. Local artists will use recycled materials to create containers for the collection of glass, aluminum and plastic recyclables. This unique project will serve to demonstrate

Guest(s) included: Raya Ariella, Originator of The Art of Recycling.

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