Start with your Local Waste Departments
Financing your Recycling Business
For many entrepreneurs, financing can be a barrier, and the recycling industry is no different. The ever-changing recycling market and technologies can also add to the difficulty. There are sources of capital and investment resources available for people who want to start a new recycling business or expand their current recycling business. Capital is needed for recycling companies to grow and buy or rent new needed equipment, improve facilities, start marketing campaigns, and so on.
A Business Plan for your Recycling Business
In-Depth Resources for Recycling Entrepreneurs
This 78-page PDF from the US Environmental Protection Agency offers extensive resources, such as recycling business planning, business finance strategies, recycling investment forums, and network and association directories.