Posts Tagged ‘Waste Management’

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Recycling Banding Materials

The right equipment can help facility managers to keep polyester (PET) strapping and steel banding out of... ...Read More...

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Services & Maintenance: Getting A Handle On Waste

Managers can optimize their facilities' waste streams with diversion and... ...Read More...

Fluorescent Lighting Fixtures, Pre-1979

The EPA has released recommended steps to take for schools with older lighting fixtures in order to reduce potential exposures to harmful levels of PCBs. The guidance — part of EPA’s efforts to address potential PCB exposures in schools — is based on evidence that the older ballasts contain PCBs that can leak when the ballasts fail,... ...Read More...

Game Day Challenge To Reduce Waste

In October 2010, 77 colleges and universities took up the EPA's challenge to reduce waste at one of their home football... ...Read More...

College Putting Food Waste To Use

Since Fall 2009, Elizabethtown College has been using a food waste treatment strategy that saves water and reduces waste hauling... ...Read More...

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...

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 recently announced the... ...Read More...

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

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

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