MiLRePP White Paper: Recycling Policies, Programs, and Issues among Michigan Local Governments: Data from the Fall 2021 Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)

August 2022

This report presents the opinions of Michigan’s local government leaders regarding a variety of issues related to recycling programs, policies, and practices in local government and communities across the state of Michigan. Topics include assessments by local leaders regarding the importance of and satisfaction with current recycling services and availability among local residents, businesses, members of Boards or Councils, and local leaders themselves; challenges their jurisdictions face and opportunities to introduce, expand, or improve recycling services.

The report was prepared for the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) under Award Number 21*3363.