Capitol Notes: Pennsylvanians recycling at a record pace THIS NEWS IS MADE OF 100 PERCENT RECYCLED MATERIAL:
Good news on the recycling front -- Pennsylvanians recycled a record 4.45 million tons of municipal waste in 2003, the most recent year for which data is available.
That's according to reports from the 67 counties, made to the state Department of Environmental Protection.
The growth of recycling is beneficial in several ways, the DEP says.
PA can do much more about efforts to recycle, reuse and restore.