Posts Tagged ‘Waste Management’
NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: Organics2Go by WastequipSeptember 20th, 2012
Facility managers implement this program for the collection, storage, and transport of the organic waste generated at their sites. Each program is designed based on the volume of organic waste typically
U.S. EPA Names Facility Electronics ChampsAugust 20th, 2012
The 2012 FEC Award winners completed a variety of electronics stewardship activities in fiscal year 2011, including purchasing more than 105,000 green electronics registered with EPEAT; enabling power saving sleep features on more than 97% of their computers and monitors; and recycling more than 361,000 pounds of
Greener Office PracticesAugust 8th, 2012
How facilities dispose of printer cartridges and other office supplies has an impact on the environment, for better or worse. Reusing and recycling printer cartridges can help reduce waste that goes to landfills. Cartridge World, a specialty retailer of ink and toner printer cartridges, notes the following statistics concerning the impact of these items. It takes about a gallon of oil to make a new laser cartridge.
NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Transition-Ready Recycling Station by CleanRiverMay 29th, 2012
These containers can be configured and reconfigured to meet current and future recycling needs.
McDonald's Shares Green Practices ReportsApril 23rd, 2012
The restaurant company's 2012 report addresses projects in eight categories. Suppliers recognized in another
Services & Maintenance: Breaking It DownFebruary 23rd, 2012
A pile mentality doesn't cut it when it comes to handling waste. Ensuring materials do not unnecessarily end up in a landfill is a prime goal of a waste management
FRIDAY FUNNY: Rosie The Robot Meets Her Match!August 19th, 2011
Charged with keeping the Jetson household neat and tidy, the fictional Rosie has essentially met her modern day match: Dr. R.E. ("robotic environmentalist") Cycler—an educator AND a machine with a true purpose: to explain the ins and outs of recycling.
NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: SmartEnergy Compactor From Waste ManagementJune 16th, 2011
This "smart" compactor optimizes customer service to eliminate unnecessary
"Green" Internship Program Launched By ARAMARKMay 13th, 2011
The company has partnered with the Student Conservation Association to foster and teach environmental stewardship in a variety of job