Thomas Carper honored for recycling
The National Recycling Coalition (NRC) and
the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) joined forces
to honor Senator Thomas R. Carper (DE) for his outstanding and
passionate leadership on key recycling issues.
Carper serves as co-chair of the Senate Recycling
Caucus and was instrumental in successfully incorporating important
recycling amendments in recent climate change legislation, including
S. 2191, the Lieberman-Warner Climate Security Act of 2007, and
S. 1733, the Kerry-Boxer Clean Energy, Jobs and American Power
Act of 2009. Carper also was an early and strong supporter of
the Recycling Investment Saves Energy Act of 2008.