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Collier County, Florida, USA

Collier County, Florida

Universal Recycling

Action(s) Taken

  • Recycling Policies

Population

340,000

Universal Recycling Summary

Collier County expanded its successful mandatory business recycling program to include multi-family properties in 2009. Property owners are required to provide recycling services and education to residents.

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Mandatory Recycling Summary

Collier County implemented the first mandatory recycling ordinance for non-residential properties in Florida in 2004 following a voluntary program that failed to produce substantial results. The policy was estimated to save more than $15 million in avoided disposal costs over 20 years

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