More than 7.6 billion tons of industrial solid waste are generated annually in the United States. That’s the equivalent of more than 8,500 Golden Gate Bridges, more than 2,000 Empire State Buildings, or 1,200 Hoover Dams.
- By Sherleen H. Mahoney
- May 01, 2007
This article originally appeared in the 05/01/2007 issue of Environmental Protection.