Pop Quiz: New York City residents generate how many pounds of trash every? Hint: It's in the tens of thousands. To curb the problem, Mayor Bloomberg launched the "Recycle Everything" campaign, with a goal of doubling the amount of waste diverted from NYC landfills by 2017. http://earth911.com/general/nyc-recycle-everything/
Bloomberg Urges New Yorkers to ‘Recycle Everything’ - Earth911.com
New Yorkers generate more than 10,000 pounds of trash every day, which is why NYC's "Recycle Everything" campaign is so crucial.