A bit sad to think of an economy whose best solutions are at the level of picking through the garbage of its own consumption. This despite the overall positive and the clear need to do something about waste.

A new report says that increasing the nation’s recycling rate from 33% to 75% by 2030 would reduce pollution and create an extra 1.5 million jobs.

Study: More recycling could add 1.5 million U.S. jobs.” USA Today