According to the state Department of Public Health and Environment, fewer than half of Colorado’s 64 counties have recycling programs. Only 11 percent of its waste is recycled which is far below the national average of 34 percent, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

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Colorado Lawmakers and Recyclers Push for Statewide Plan & Funding