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waste to energy plant onondagaRecover: using items from waste as an energy generating mechanism.

Recovery operations typically refer to the incineration of solid waste to generate electricity and heat, but there are also new recovery efforts for plastics to oils.  Click on the links below to learn more about waste to energy.

•  Energy Recovery from Waste (US EPA)
•  Waste to Energy Process and Benefits (OCRRA/Covanta Energy)


OCRRA: How Waste to Energy Works


Nearby Waste to Energy Projects
Energy from Trash – Onondaga County Resource Recovery Agency – OCRRA

Nearby Material Recovery Projects
Delaware County Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) – Daily Star 2015