The Moscow Times 4 September 2015: This fall, Moscow's department of environmental management and protection is conducting a “Sort and Use” campaign to encourage recycling among residents of the Russian capital.
“Waste sorting and recycling is the only way out since Mayor
[Sergei] Sobyanin ordered a halt to construction on new waste burial
facilities around Moscow, and the old factories and trash dumps will
soon reach their limits,” Anna Khitrova, the department's press
secretary, told The Moscow Times.
The “Sort and Use” campaign began on Aug. 29 and will last
until Oct. 11. During this period, waste-sorting mobile stations will
appear on weekends at...read on.