Posts Tagged ‘Recycling’

1,000,000+ Pounds Of Batteries Avoid Landfill

1,000,000+ Pounds Of Batteries Avoid Landfill

This past summer, Call2Recycle led the campaign to collect at least one million pounds of rechargeable batteries from...Read More...

25 Million Pounds Of Surplus Sent To Relief Efforts

25 Million Pounds Of Surplus Sent To Relief Efforts

IRN’s surplus property program has surpassed 25 million pounds of furniture, medical supplies, and other equipment sent to disaster relief and economic development projects....Read More...

On The Road To Zero Waste, $20 At A Time

On The Road To Zero Waste, $20 At A Time

GAF’s Cobra® Ridge Vent plant, located in the northern Atlanta suburb of Cumming, GA, is a bright, highly automated, state-of-the-art facility — the type one might associate more with the production of silicon wafers than roofing ventilation products. The company and the team that runs this facility take its environmental role seriously. This includes waste management, and after a three-year effort, the plant...Read More...

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Waste Management, Recycling, and Diversion from IEA

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Waste Management, Recycling, and Diversion from IEA

The International Environmental Alliance (IEA) provides full service waste management, recycling, and diversion services for facilities of all types and...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: ID For Recycling Containers From MOD

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: ID For Recycling Containers From MOD

Meese Orbitron Dunne offers permanent, molded-in company logos and other markings to promote cart...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Dual Drive Scrap Chopper From Sweed Machinery

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Dual Drive Scrap Chopper From Sweed Machinery

Sweed Machinery, Inc. has launched this latest product to help generators of scrap plastic...Read More...

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Rubber Flooring Recycling Partnership

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Rubber Flooring Recycling Partnership

Roppe has partnered with Starnet® Worldwide to accelerate rubber floor recycling through its IMPACT program, which was launched in...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: UNO Reverse Vending Machines From TOMRA

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: UNO Reverse Vending Machines From TOMRA

These machines enable facility managers to ensure recyclable containers end up in the correct...Read More...

Carpet Innovators Partner To Create Filler From Waste

Carpet Innovators Partner To Create Filler From Waste

The partnership between Mohawk Industries and Polar Materials, Inc. will result in a carpet backing filler created from recycled carpet waste—advancing post-consumer recycling efforts and reducing the amount of carpet waste sent to the landfill every...Read More...

EPDM Recycling Program Achieves Milestone

EPDM Recycling Program Achieves Milestone

In all, roughly 1.25 million pounds of reclaimed EPDM membrane has been diverted from landfills in the past three...Read More...