What's with waste?
Understanding the waste hierarchy.
We get it; understanding waste and the waste streams can be confusing, which is why we’d like to introduce the waste hierarchy.
The waste hierarchy pyramid
The waste management hierarchy is a framework designed to guide and rank waste management decisions for businesses, organizations, and individuals—helping us rethink our relationship with waste based on what’s best for the environment. This is often illustrated as an inverted pyramid.
Brightmark’s solution diverts plastics from the environment, incinerators, and landfills, then recaptures the valuable resources in this waste and keeps it in the circular economy.
Simple ways to reduce waste
We're all part of the solution.
on plastic waste.
Brightmark believes that other policies, practices, and technologies are needed to address plastic pollution, including restrictions on single-use plastics and increased funding for recycling efforts, but advanced recycling technologies can play a vital role in the waste hierarchy in managing plastic waste.