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These people made a fortune from trash

Lovemoney Logo By Daniel Coughlin of Lovemoney | Slide 1 of 31: Think the garbage you throw out is worthless? From waste disposal tycoons to scrap metal multimillionaires and recycling billionaires, an eye-opening number of people have become fabulously rich dealing with our refuse, proving that one person's trash is most certainly another person's treasure. Here are 15 of the most impressive success stories.

Entrepreneurs who turned garbage into gold

Think the garbage you throw out is worthless? From waste disposal tycoons to scrap metal multimillionaires and recycling billionaires, an eye-opening number of people have become fabulously rich dealing with our refuse, proving that one person's trash is most certainly another person's treasure. Here are 15 of the most impressive success stories.
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