The confetti’s all swept up, the influx of holiday waste handled. Now, it’s time to look ahead at what’s sure to be a fascinating year.
Normally, this would be our moment to highlight prognostications about what 2019 may have in store for the waste and recycling industry — and we can think of plenty to say on the now perennial topics of international trade policy, infrastructure, technology, regulatory trends and beyond.
Instead, we’re trying something new. Below are some of the top questions that will guide Waste Dive’s coverage in 2019. This list isn’t meant to be exhaustive – and we’ll react to any surprise developments as usual – but these are all key areas in which you can expect to see us deliver fresh, independent reporting throughout the year.