Resource Recycling Systems Inc. (RRS), Ann Arbor, Michigan, added Elisa Seltzer and Shaun Spalding to its team as senior consultants. RRS is a sustainability and recycling consulting firm that strives to create a world where resources are managed to maximize economic and social benefit while minimizing environmental harm. Seltzer is the former public works director for Emmet County, Michigan, where she designed, implemented and oversaw the county’s self-funded resource recovery program. During her 30-year tenure with Emmet County, Seltzer helped the county reach a diversion rate approaching 50 percent, spearheaded the successful bin-to-cart transition for six municipalities and managed a regional facility that included a material recovery facility (MRF) providing recycling processing services in a hub and spoke network of five counties, a transfer station and a compost facility. She also collaborated with private haulers and government stakeholders, oversaw the solid waste management planning process, developed markets for many hard-to-recycle materials, and developed and oversaw the residential and commercial curbside routes and drop-site recycling sites in Emmet and four partn...