Published OnApril 19, 2021"Reduce, reuse and recycle” is known as the waste hierarchy.
“Reduce, reuse and recycle” is known as the waste hierarchy. The terms designate three essential components of environmentally-responsible behavior and are listed in the order of preferred action from least harmful to most harmful for the environment. While reducing is obviously environmentally friendly, it is not always possible. That leaves both reuse and recycling with a role to play as explained in this article by Gary Diamond, CEO of Iron Mountain ITAD partner Quantum Lifecycle Partners: