Plummeting cardboard demand discussed at waste disposal district meeting
February 13, 2019
The regular meeting of the Upper Platte River Solid Waste Disposal District (UPRSWDD) at 7 p.m. on Feb. 6 saw some serious discussion as the board heard from Saratoga Town Council member Steve Wilcoxson and discussed the future of cardboard recycling in the Valley. Much of the meeting, in fact, centered on disagreement between UPRSWDD Board Chairman Randy Raymer and board member Sue Jones in regards to how local businesses should be handling their cardboard.
Near the start of the meeting, Raymer gave the board an update on the plummeting prices of baled cardboard. While Interwest Paper Inc....