Recently, Syracuse EFC became an endorser of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Waste Wise Program. As an endorser, Syracuse EFC will continue to play a crucial role in conserving resources and preventing pollution through expanding waste reduction programs and adopting innovative strategies proven to maximize efforts in areas such as food recovery, buildings, electronics, and transport packaging.

In addition, Syracuse EFC will act as environmental leaders by way of recruiting other organizations in becoming Waste Wise partners by providing promotional, educational, and technical information about how to maximize the conservation of resources and preventing wastes.

Waste Wise is a free, voluntary program whose main objective is in promoting the prevention and recycling of municipal solid waste (such as the materials that end up discarded in trash cans) as well as select industrial materials through promoting the adoption of proven strategies to consummate the goal in waste reduction.

For more information on Waste Wise, click here.